Gary Johnson: It’s time for lower taxes!

In Economy, Gary Johnson, Government spending, Our America, Press Release, Taxes on January 19, 2010 by Josiah Schmidt

Press release from the website today:

January 19, 2010, Santa Fe, NM—Gary Johnson, former Governor of New Mexico and Honorary Chairman of the OUR America Initiative, this week continues to emphasize his key message of lowering taxes and cutting spending.

On Tuesday January 19, Governor Johnson will be protesting the proposed $200 million dollar tax increase in New Mexico. Mr. Johnson will be joining with other protestors on the first day of the legislative session to demonstrate against tax increases at the New Mexico State Capitol Building in Santa Fe.

On Saturday January 23, Governor Johnson will be speaking at an event in Concord, New Hampshire for the Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire. “What America needs is a tax cut,” said Gary Johnson. “We should be providing incentives to businesses and finding ways to help the economy create jobs.” As Governor of New Mexico, Gary Johnson was a strong advocate of limited government spending and lower taxes.

See more about Gary Johnson’s views on Taxes—HERE

The OUR America Initiative is a national issue based advocacy committee. Key issues include: Solving the Economic Crisis and Creating Jobs; Lowering the Federal Deficit; Civil Liberties; Fighting the War on Drugs; Immigration Policy; and Taxes. Additional information regarding the committee’s position on these issues can be found at

About Honorary Chairman Gary Johnson: Gary Johnson, a Republican and two-term Governor of New Mexico from 1994-2002, has been a consistent and outspoken advocate for efficient government and lowering taxes.

As Governor of New Mexico, Johnson was known for his common-sense business approach to governing. He eliminated New Mexico’s budget deficit and cut the rate of growth in state government by 50%. While in office, Johnson vetoed 750 bills in his promise to not increase taxes and cut the cost of government. Mr. Johnson is an entrepreneur who grew a company from one employee to over 1000 employees at the time he took the office of Governor in 1994.

If you would like more information regarding the OUR America Initiative, or to schedule an interview with Gary Johnson, please contact Sue Winchester at 801-303-7924 or via email at

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