Committee rejects property tax increase
June 4, 2020
RIVERTON — State Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, lambasted his colleagues on the Joint Revenue Committee this week after the majority opposed drafting a bill to raise property taxes by 2%.
It was the first major revenue-generating proposal the committee voted on during its two-day session last week in Lander, and it failed 8-6.
“Is this a trend that everybody’s going to have on every revenue bill?” Case asked after the votes were tallied. “If so, how responsible are we being here? … Are we just all going to say no? This could be your most important time in your history on the reve...