Joel Kurtinitis was a Regional Director for Ron Paul 2012 and served on the State Central Committee of the Republican Party of Iowa. Joel co-founded Liberty Iowa in the wake of the Ron Paul campaign, and organized the Free DC Project during the government shutdown of 2013. Joel is also a contributing writer to TheBlaze, SteveDeace.com, and other online publications, and maintains an independent blog covering a wide range of sociopolitical topics. When not busy setting the virtual world aflame with controversy, Joel is actually an okay guy who enjoys reading,cooking, chess, bluegrass music, and an occasional foray into writing fiction. Joel and his family live in West Des Moines, IA.
Polk County Doesn’t Need More Tax Revenue, It Needs Better Spending Habits
Joel Kurtinitis: Polk County residents are willing to do our part to keep the county growing and improving, but it’s just not fair to ask us to give more to a county government that has shown itself to be addicted to frivolous spending.