And they’re still broke

The Illinois Seventh District state representative:

If you thought your tax bill was going up from $1000 to $1012, you deserve this guy.

A resident of the state is displeased to correct his misfiguring:

My late brother, who spent a fair amount of time as a drunken sailor, would have objected strenuously to this characterization.


  1. McG »

    5 July 2017 · 12:11 am

    By now the mentally challenged dog that chases trees knows that at least a drunken sailor only spends his own money.

  2. Mike aka Proof »

    5 July 2017 · 12:29 am

    So, if your taxes were $100 and now they’re $300, that’s only a 3% increase, right??

  3. fillyjonk »

    5 July 2017 · 6:37 am

    It occurs to me that if Rep. Welch is typical of the math understanding of the Illinois State Legislature, I think I can see why they’re in such a financial hole.

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