Maybe declining newspaper circulation is related to how out of touch newspapers are with readers.

The newspapers are raising cane against any Constitutional limit on government spending and taxing. But a clear majority of unaffiliated voters. These independents aren’t married to either party and often decide elections.

61% favor tax limitation.

Would you support or oppose an amendment to the North Carolina Constitution which would require a vote of two-thirds majority of both houses of the state legislature to approve all income tax rate increases?

61% Total Support

27% Total Oppose

35% Strongly Support

26% Somewhat Support

11% Somewhat Oppose

16% Strongly Oppose

13% Don’t Know/ No Opinion

— Refused

(Civitas Institute)

Newspaper circulation can keep on dropping. It couldn’t happen to a nicer bunch.