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Elizabeth BeShears writes from Trussville, Alabama.

Elizabeth BeShears writes from Trussville, Alabama.

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June 11, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
The tax burden on Florida residents will decrease by about $180 million—through new tax cuts, exemptions, and carve-outs—in the next fiscal year.
May 18, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears, Veronica Harrison
The Texas state legislature passed a resolution calling on Congress to draft new constitutional limitations on the federal government’s power and the duration of federal officials’ time in office.
May 17, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Preparing for a May 18 vote on a proposed rule undoing former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler’s 2015 “net neutrality” rules, FCC issued a memorandum on May 11 announcing the conclusion of the proposal’s commenting period.
May 17, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Shortly after Alabama state Rep. Bill Poole (R-Tuscaloosa) pulled his bill to increase the state’s gas tax by 6 cents over the next five years, state Sen. Arthur Orr (R-Decatur) proposed another bill that would raise the state’s motor-fuel tax.

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