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Hood on annexation reform

North Carolina is close to passing a law requiring a referendum for an annexation to take place. JLF head John Hood examines the subject today, noting that it’s all about the money:

What city politicians really want to do is provide services to the existing city residents who elected them without charging those residents the full price. Annexation is a handy device for foisting the cost onto someone else.

One Response to “Hood on annexation reform”

  • May
    31
    2012

    We need a Secession forum on how to secede from Charmeck.

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