The No. 1 issue facing Berks County voters is the elimination of property taxes.
Republican candidates seeking legislative seats this year have heard that message loud and clear.
Speaking at a candidates' forum sponsored by the Brandywine Taxpayers Association, candidates Aaron Durso, Billy Reed, Richard Gokey, Gary Day, Allen Cerullo and Stephen Fuhs vowed to support the elimination of property taxes if they are elected to the state Legislature.
Durso, Reed and Gokey are seeking the GOP nomination in the 130th House District. Day and Cerullo are seeking the GOP nod in the 187th House District. Fuhs is seeking the GOP nomination in the 11th state Senate District.
Read the full story, "Taxation tops the agenda at Berks County candidates forum" in the Reading Eagle.