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July 29, 2014 5:21 PM

John Lamping: Missouri road tax proposal is a cynical grab by special interests

“There are so many bad things about Amendment 7,” writes Missouri Rep. John Lamping of Ladue. “Any one of them is reason enough alone to vote no. This would be the largest tax increase in Missouri’s history. This proposal would increase our state sales tax by 17.75 percent to nearly 5 percent on all taxable purchases.”

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