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

(833 votes)
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(949 votes)
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53.25%
1782 votes

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

There should be a list of all Nassau County invoices that are 30 days past due

(409 votes)
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40.58%
(599 votes)
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59.42%
1008 votes

Nassau is floating multi-millions in unpaid expenses. There is no posted information on the County website as to how large overdue invoices are which would give taxpayers a sense if the budget is really balanced or not. Is it just smoke and mirrors around election time?

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