by Leslee Kulba
Wild West blogger
The Madison County Board of Equalization decided to give wealthy developers a huge tax cut until Pete Orthmann published the unfairness* on his web site.
The board reversed itself on the forceful recommendation of county attorney Ward Scott, who also urged them to make sure he was present at all future meetings of the Board of Equalization, apparently in order to avoid such missteps.
*I’m making fun of the previous post.