Panel downgrades state tax collections by 3 percent




House Minority Leader Rep. Gene Ward said in a statement the COR forecast still provides ample opportunity to grow Hawaii’s economy and reduce the cost of living for residents.


“If the Legislature can reduce Abercrombie’s spending without reducing his proposed cuts, we will have more room to breathe,” said Ward. “For example, we could find a way to pay for our road repairs without nearly doubling the amount of taxes and fees our residents pay to register their cars.”


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