March 19, 2002
Contact: Rep. Galen Fox
Phone: (808) 586-8520


Revenue Shortfall? Budget Deficit?

House Passes Largest Budget in State's History by Increasing Taxes, Fees and Raiding the HHRF

Despite lower revenues

Dems have no problem with taxing more, more fees

Pilfering the HHRF

When government should be getting smaller, more streamlined

After more taxes and fees and raiding the HHRF, the budget is still the largest in history and the deficit is only 5 million