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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
Taxes
June 14, 2018
Sales Taxes and Alabama’s Future Economy
Presidential tweets and a Supreme Court case have reignited the question of taxing internet sales.
Government Spending
June 13, 2018
Washington, DC Funds Failing Transit System with Tax Hikes
The Washington, DC City Council is proposing raising taxes on ridesharing services and alcohol to increase funding for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).
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Taxes
June 13, 2018
Chicago’s ‘Netflix Tax’ Upheld
Cook County, Illinois Circuit Court Judge Carl Anthony Walker rejected a lawsuit filed by Chicago residents challenging the city’s “Netflix tax” on streaming audio and video services, ruling in favor of the city and affirming the legality of the levy.
InfoTech & Telecom
June 13, 2018
Montana Utility Commission Considers ‘Lifeline’ Reform Ideas
The Montana Public Service Commission met with free-market groups, community members, and industry stakeholders to discuss how state utility regulators can help the Federal Communication Commission administer the Lifeline subsidy program.
Taxes
June 12, 2018
Bill to Repeal Tax Reform Introduced
U.S. Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a bill that would repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and cancel student loan debt 43 million individuals owe to the U.S. Department of Education.

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Taxes
June 14, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Presidential tweets and a Supreme Court case have reignited the question of taxing internet sales.
June 13, 2018
By Brandi Wielgopolski
The Washington, DC City Council is proposing raising taxes on ridesharing services and alcohol to increase funding for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).
June 13, 2018
By Benjamin Dietderich
Cook County, Illinois Circuit Court Judge Carl Anthony Walker rejected a lawsuit filed by Chicago residents challenging the city’s “Netflix tax” on streaming audio and video services, ruling in favor of the city and affirming the legality of the levy.
June 13, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
The Montana Public Service Commission met with free-market groups, community members, and industry stakeholders to discuss how state utility regulators can help the Federal Communication Commission administer the Lifeline subsidy program.
June 12, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
U.S. Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a bill that would repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and cancel student loan debt 43 million individuals owe to the U.S. Department of Education.
June 12, 2018
By Benjamin Dietderich
The state of Iowa has implemented a sweeping tax cut.
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June 12, 2018
By Nolan Ryan
Nashville, Tennessee voters rejected a ballot proposal that would have increased several taxes to pay for a new, 26-mile-long, light-rail public transit system and electric-powered buses for the Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority.
June 11, 2018
By Benjamin Dietderich
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla is reviewing signatures collected for a November 2018 ballot question asking voters to repeal a gas tax hike implemented less than a year ago.
June 11, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
Illinois state lawmakers propose changing to a progressive income tax to replace the state’s current flat tax.
June 11, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of June 4, 2018