Quirmbach: Tax cut is fiscally irresponsible

May 9, 2018

Dr. Herman QuirmbachHerman Quirmbach, associate professor, was quoted in a May 8th The Washington Post Wonkblog about the $2.2 million tax cut Gov. Kim Reynolds is expected to sign into law. 

"I'm telling my constituents, 'Click your heels, Toto, because tomorrow we're going to be in Kansas,' " said state Sen. Herman Quirmbach (D), who is also an economics professor at Iowa State University. "This is the most fiscally irresponsible piece of legislation in Iowa's history. It's a death warrant for public education in the state."

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