Jim Braude is a sharp guy who is used to political interviews and debates. Its not often that you see him getting schooled that way he is in this interview with Carla Howell over Ballot Question 3.
Question 3 would lower the state sales tax from 6.25% to 3% starting in 2011. Recent polls show the majority supports passing question 3 buy a small margin:
- Suffolk University Poll, Sept. 16-19: Yes: 51%, No: 42%
- UNH/Boston Globe Poll, Sept. 17-22: Yes: 46%, No: 43%