VIDEO: Anti-Tax Voters Bring Hard Times in Colorado Springs

Thursday, 10 June 2010 12:38 By Chris Hume, t r u t h o u t | Video | name.

VIDEO: Anti-Tax Voters Bring Hard Times in Colorado Springs
(Image: Chris Hume; Edited: Jared Rodriguez / t r u t h o u t)

The city of Colorado Springs has long persisted as an ultra-conservative, anti-tax bastion. When voters rejected the latest proposal to raise taxes to maintain city services, the bottom fell out of the city budget. Now, hundreds of thousands of citizens are struggling to live without basic services. In this exclusive documentary, we delve into the effects of anti-tax policies on the lives of ordinary people.

Chris Hume

Chris Hume  is a documentary filmmaker. His films include "Red State Road Trip" (link to original trailer) and "Red State Road Trip 2."

 

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