Representative Fred Keller’s Haircuts vs. The Whole #PABudget


The tentative deal, though, came off its wheels over the weekend, when it became clear that House leaders couldn’t sell rank-and-file members on the finer details of the blueprint.

In part, the larger budget negotiations were derailed by a debate about haircuts.

“They want to tax haircuts. So if I’m a family that has four kids, I’m now paying taxes on haircuts,” said state Rep. Fred Keller (R-Union).


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