Opinionby The Legislature is considering broadening the tax base, but drawing food into the revenue net would disproportionately hurt lower income residents.
Lawmakers discuss SHARE plan backed by Gov. Mead, and another plan that includes health savings accounts
If you're stuck in a minimum-wage job – which is likely why you can't afford health insurance – you don't have time to spend at the Capitol. If you did, many Republican legislators would admonish you for choosing to be poor; take some responsibility for improving your life.