Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Tea Party and Taxpayer action projects in Tennessee

Tea Party and Taxpayer groups around Tennessee are taking action on a variety of local issues. Here are just a few.

1- Effort to recall mayor in Chattanooga may be gaining steam
http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2010/jul/17/effort-recall-mayor-may-be-gaining-steam/

2- Gibson County Patriots gather signatures to force vote on wheel tax
This is a PDF, scroll down to article: "Over 2,600 sign petition against wheel tax"

http://media.iadsnetwork.com/contentitempdf/pdfs/150000/150976.pdf
3- Sumner United Billboard Project for 5th Congressional District in Nashville
http://www.visionary-eye.com/billboardproject.html
http://www.sumnerunited.org/

4- Giles County Taxpayer Group Petitions to change County Charter to Home Rule
Home rule allows citizens to implement term limits and property tax referendums etc
These PDFs are a three part series of articles that appeared in Giles
Today describing the process

http://www.tntaxrevolt.org/www-gilestoday-com-part1.pdf
http://www.tntaxrevolt.org/www-gilestoday-com-part2.pdf
http://www.tntaxrevolt.org/www-gilestoday-com-part3.pdf