Recent Research & Commentary

Research & Commentary: Tennessee Considering Certificate of Need Reform

February 25, 2016

Tennessee is one of 36 states with certificate-of-need (CON) laws.

Research and Commentary: Missouri Convention of States

February 25, 2016

Missouri is currently considering a proposed multiple-amendment application for an Article V convention to am

Research and Commentary: West Virginia Convention of States

February 24, 2016

West Virginia is currently considering a proposed 

Research & Commentary: Mississippi Civil Asset Forfeiture

February 19, 2016

Analysts at the nonpartisan Institute for Justice (IJ) have given the State of Mississippi’s civil asset forfeiture laws a grade of C-.

Research & Commentary: Georgia Income Tax Reform

February 19, 2016

Since 2012, an increasing number of states have been looking into ways to reform their tax codes.

Research & Commentary: Convention of States Proposal in Nebraska

February 12, 2016

Nebraska is currently considering a proposed multiple-amendment application for an Article V conventi

Research & Commentary: Local Control of Fracking in Florida

February 12, 2016

In January 2016, the Florida House of Representatives voted to pass a bill that would prevent local governments from ba