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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.
Transportation
May 22, 2017
California Imposes Big Gas Tax Hike
Californians will pay more at the fuel pump this fall, after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a gasoline tax hike into law in late April to fund new road construction.
Government Spending
May 18, 2017
Cleveland Stadium Deal Dunks on Taxpayers
Taxpayers in Cleveland, Ohio will be paying for renovations to Quicken Loans Arena—the home of the Cleveland Cavaliers, a National Basketball Association team—thanks to city lawmakers’ approval in April of a financing deal for the team's owners.
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Taxes
May 18, 2017
Pennsylvania Considers Swapping State’s Property Tax for Sales Taxes
Pennsylvania lawmakers recently debated a bill proposing fundamental changes to how government schools are funded.
Regulation
May 17, 2017
Oregon Lawmakers Consider Repair Shop Business-License Bill
With the end of the Oregon state legislature’s 2017 session approaching, the fate of a bill that would require business owners operating current or opening new auto repair businesses to purchase licenses from the state government is at stake.
Taxes
May 17, 2017
Trump Tax Reform Bill Faces Delays, Says Mnuchin
Taxpayers may have to wait a little longer for Congress and President Donald Trump to begin work on federal tax reform, because other policy agenda items are consuming more time and effort than expected, according to media reports.

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Taxes
May 22, 2017
Californians will pay more at the fuel pump this fall, after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a gasoline tax hike into law in late April to fund new road construction.
May 18, 2017
By Lindsey Curnutte
Taxpayers in Cleveland, Ohio will be paying for renovations to Quicken Loans Arena—the home of the Cleveland Cavaliers, a National Basketball Association team—thanks to city lawmakers’ approval in April of a financing deal for the team's owners.
May 18, 2017
By Michael Carroll
Pennsylvania lawmakers recently debated a bill proposing fundamental changes to how government schools are funded.
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May 17, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
With the end of the Oregon state legislature’s 2017 session approaching, the fate of a bill that would require business owners operating current or opening new auto repair businesses to purchase licenses from the state government is at stake.
May 17, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
Taxpayers may have to wait a little longer for Congress and President Donald Trump to begin work on federal tax reform, because other policy agenda items are consuming more time and effort than expected, according to media reports.
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.
May 15, 2017
By Frederick D. Palmer
Al Gore wants to reverse modernity and save the world from itself through an elimination of its fossil-fuel-based energy system.
May 13, 2017
By Seton Motley
President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress have both put forward tax reform plans that contain lots and lots of really great ideas.
May 10, 2017
By Jeff Stier
There's a good reason that the comptroller has sole authority over investment decisions.
May 2, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
A bill before Congress would roll back regulations requiring banks in other countries to report to the Internal Revenue Service on U.S. citizens’ assets held abroad.
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