Rep. Sullivan is a Democrat who voted against the original education tax credit bill that passed in the last session. He will likely ask to eliminate education tax credits (LSR 190), if he can't get his income tax (LSR 191).
57% of New Hampshire voters not only voted against an income tax, but in favor of a Constitutional Amendment to prevent an income tax from ever being enacted. Only days later, the Democrats are already pushing an income tax.
The public sector union officials are backing the Democrats every year, even manning the polls with union members at taxpayer expense. Tuesday was "payback," according to a few public employees. With taxpayer funded lobbyists, it's hardly surprising.