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Move to Florida advice becomes campaign debate

by Policy in Practice on July 27, 2010

The Columbus Dispatch reports on the kerfuffle caused by John Kasich’s running mate, Mary Taylor, in telling an audience that she used to advice wealthy clients to move to Florida.

Florida’s tax burden is less than that of Ohio’s, the GOP has responded; but the Republicans make no qualification or concession for the fact that the Sunshine State’s tourism industry brings in more tax dollars than Ohio’s income and sales taxes combined.