Skip Navigation

Elizabeth BeShears

profile placeholder image

Elizabeth BeShears (liz.erob@gmail.com) writes from Trussville, Alabama.

Elizabeth BeShears (liz.erob@gmail.com) writes from Trussville, Alabama.

Recent Articles and Publications

view all by this author
March 1, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Michigan lawmakers are proposing to remove restrictions on how state government agencies may partner with private businesses on capital infrastructure projects.
February 28, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Arkansas lawmakers approved Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s (R) proposed tax-relief plan, reducing tax burdens by about $50 million and reforming the state’s income tax rates.
Tags
February 23, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam (R) met with a business lobbying group in Nashville as part of an ongoing campaign to garner support for a proposed increase to the state’s gasoline tax.
February 11, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Congress is considering a resolution advocating the moving of federal government agencies’ headquarters from Washington, DC to other cities.

2016 By the Numbers

See what sets Heartland apart:
82% of state elected officials read Heartland publications
82%
of state elected officials read one or more Heartland newspapers "sometimes" or "always."
45% of elected officials say Heartland led to a change in policy
45%
of state elected officials say a Heartland publication influenced their opinions or led to a change in public policy.
“The Heartland Institute [is] the world’s most prominent thinktank supporting skepticism about man-made climate change.”
The Economist
May 26, 2012
1.3 Million
the number of times Heartland's six podcasts were downloaded in 2016
216 issues
of weekly e-newsletters sent to subscribers across the country
120 events
that Heartland hosted, attended, or spoke at, reaching 13,474 guests
100,000 fans
on Facebook posting and reposting over 20 million times a week