Has Joe Kelly Heard of the Land Value Tax?

I’m a Joe Kelly fan but I’m going to have to pick on him a bit this morning: “LERTA is the most fiscally responsible tool to redevelop underutilized properties and expand a community’s industrial tax base,” Kelly said. Actually LERTA is the second most fiscally responsible tool to redevelop underutilized properties. The most fiscally responsible [...]

Try PA’s New “Hot Spot” Policing Program in Response to Recent Violence

All the bloggers and columnists have been chin-stroking about the causes of the recent rash of violent crimes in the LV cities, but that’s kind of a dead end. We do want to know why it’s happening, but more importantly we want to stop it from happening. I would argue it’s not necessarily important to [...]