Journalism has taken some serious hits in the past few weeks. First, the Catholic School teens in Washington DC wearing the “MAGA” hats and all of the misreporting. Second, the massive layoff of journalists by our country’s largest newspaper owner, Gannet.
Unless you’re the kind of “flaming liberal” that politicians often chastise, it’s unlikely that news of a proposed sales tax increase in Cochise County will be well received. Digging deeper into the pocketbook to pay more for government services usually means less personal income for life’s essentials.