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Taxing day for Prattville City Council

Tonight in the News At 10 -

The Prattville City Council bites the bullet and raises its sales tax rate by 1%....but it's not the plan suggested by the mayor.  We'll explain the difference between the two plans.

In Pike Road tonight a packed house for a hearing on the idea of raising property taxes to support the town's school system that's slated to open in 2015.  And, amazingly, most folks spoke in support of increasing their taxes to have a state-of-the-art school system.

Governor Bentley unveils his plan to create new jobs in the state by offering tax breaks for certain sized businesses.

The DROP plan is dead.  The bill to repeal the Deferred Retirement Option Program is on its way to the governor for his signature.  Now, lawmakers are debating the voter ID bill.  We're live at the Alabama State House at 10.

Hope you'll join us. 

Bob H.

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