"As economic woes ease..."

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"As economic woes ease..."
Fri, 04-30-2010 - 2:59pm


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But when he received his tax refund this spring, Sweeney, 63, decided it was time to change things up. Instead of putting the $674 into his savings account, he used most of it for his first-ever trip to see a Major League Baseball game.

“What monies I did get back from the government I figured it would be nice to put back into the economy somehow,” the Westport, N.Y., resident said. “I just feel as though if everybody started just putting back a little bit into the economy, the country might pull out of this a little quicker.”

That's the idea, Mr. Sweeney.

"Taxes are the price we pay for a civilized society."

       Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes