Reviving Michigan's economy will continue to be Somerville's top priority for hard working taxpayers in the 23rd District. The government does not create jobs, the private-sector does! We must continue to foster a competitive business environment that will attract small businesses by reforming our tax system, reducing onerous regulations, and applying uniform tax incentives. We must rid ourselves of picking "Winners and Losers." Somerville has consistently voted against Corporate Welfare. He will continue to fight to keep taxes low and fair. Adam Smith said it best, "taxes should be levied only to support a limited government and should satisfy four maxims: equity, transparency, convenience, and efficiency."