Need an antidote to the overblown rhetoric dominating news about Illinois' modest, albeit imperfect, income tax increase? On Comedy Central's The Daily Show Wednesday night, host Jon Stewart brought the funny, and some common sense, to the discussion about struggling state budgets. Click through to watch it here.
At the end of the segment, with a heavy dose of sarcasm, Stewart asks the audience "why should we have to pay for the things we want done for us?" That's a question we've been posing for months.
(H/T Capitol Fax)