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Steve DurhamSteve DurhamSeptember 29, 20176min1392

Down in Texas, the state legislature is considering measures to require local governments to seek voter approval before raising taxes, along the lines of Colorado’s Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR). Here in Colorado, we might want to return the favor by adopting a version of Texas’ “resign-to-run” law, a measure that requires some state and local officials to resign their present office before running for a different office.