The year was 2015. The year Donald Trump announced his campaign for Presidency. Also the year there was an uptick in man buns which was its own tragedy.
Anyways…in 2015, Michigan voters rejected a proposal by the largest margin in Michigan history. The proposal was Proposal 1. It would have raised taxes in order to fund road improvements. 1.4 million Michigan voters rejected the measure. Only 351,000 voted for it.
But Wayne Schmidt knows you want to pay more taxes, and you’re too dumb to decide when it’s good for you. So he and other lawmakers went behind your back and raised the taxes that you just rejected. And they didn’t even promise to use it all for roads – some of it was on the list to go to mass transit. Schmidt voted for the massive tax increases despite voters handing Proposal 1 it’s butt in a paper sack.
If I let Wayne Schmidt do all of my thinking for me, I’m going to have to start wearing these shoes with my suit: