Well, that didn’t take long. State Sen. John Carona’s effort to hike taxes and fees in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex region now includes the Austin and San Antonio areas. One can only imagine how soon the rest of the state will be ensnared in the scheme.

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Michael Quinn Sullivan is the publisher of Texas Scorecard. He is a native Texan, a graduate of Texas A&M, and Eagle Scout. Previously, he has worked as a newspaper reporter, magazine contributor, Capitol Hill staffer, think tank vice president. Michael and his wife have three adult children, and a dog. Check out his podcast, Reflections on Life and Liberty.