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Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Legislature

Partially Paid Fire Departments to keep better control on costs

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Why is it that school districts have this annual fight for budgets that people can vote for, yet the fire departments can just come in and say what they need without the vote or outside oversight?

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taxes

Because schools consume 69% of the taxes... which are some of the highest in this nation!

because having a dance floor

because having a dance floor in the catering hall, full restaurant dishwashers and a full bar is imperitive to fighting fires.

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