A recent TargetSmart poll on behalf of the State Innovation Exchange and Strong Future Maryland found broad support among Maryland voters for public investment and raising taxes on the wealthy.
Do you think each of the following groups of people in Maryland pay to little in state taxes, about the right amount in state taxes, or too much in state taxes?
Three out of four Maryland voters support increased investment in families, small businesses, healthcare systems, and schools over a proposal for Maryland to “live within its means.”
Support for progressive revenue proposals was underscored by a belief that middle and low-income residents pay too much in state taxes, while corporations and the wealthy pay too little.
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