Letter to the editor: Conservation measure is travesty if it is passed
The Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Trust initiative will be a travesty if voters pass the measure.
I am not opposed to spending on conservation; we already have a system — with checks and balances — in place for that. The only check and balance on this new fourth branch of government will be the checks they write and hundreds of millions of dollars in their bank balance to cover the checks.
I hear $130 million per biennium is taxed and spent. Tally in the growth of oil production and the subsequent increase in tax rev