Big Q How would you vote on the plan to increase the state’s hotel room tax to 12 percent, to raise $1.3 billion to help fund rail and education? April 30, 2017 A. Favor (829 Votes) B. Oppose (821 Votes) C. Abstain (94 Votes) This is not a scientific poll — results reflect only the opinions of those voting. Previous Poll Next Poll Comments (0) By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines. Having trouble with comments? Learn more here. Please log in to comment.