Tag Archives: Baseball

Working Families Party Concerned for Baseball Player

The Working Families Party of New York has indicated their opposition to the Anti-Illegal Immigration Law in Arizona in a unique way–by expressing concern about a Yankee pitcher.

“Will Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera have to show ID to take the mound next year?” wonders the Working Families Party in email calling for the Yankees and Mets to boycott the All-Star Game in Arizona next summer.

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Daggett proposes intriguing idea: Luxury tax on self-funded campaigns

(excerpt from) PolitickerNJ
Daggett proposes luxury tax on self-funded campaigns

By Matt Friedman

TRENTON — Independent gubernatorial candidate Christopher Daggett wants to institute a “luxury tax” on wealthy self-funding political candidates, a jab at Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, who spent more than $100 million of his own money to finance his political career.

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