5. “Elections should be held on April 16th—the day after we pay our income taxes. That is one of the few things that might discourage politicians from being big spenders.”
Liberal Democrats love raising taxes, but many of them also love being career politicians. We hear so often of political strategies used by those in Washington in order to both expand the size of government and raise taxes while winning re-election. Perhaps if we hold elections when tax hikes are fresh, accountability for such actions will increase.