By Kathryn Watson | Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — To see a person’s priorities, just take a look at his checkbook, some would say.
The same rings true for states, transparency advocates say. What if, however, the public is blocked from seeing that entire checkbook?
A new report by the U.S. PIRG Education Fund, a good government [...]
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE, N.M. — It looks like a same-sex couple has won and the wedding photographer has lost.
The legal dispute over a wedding photography studio in New Mexico that declined to photograph a ceremony involving a same-sex ceremony will not be heard in the U.S. Supreme Court after all.
The justices on [...]
By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
For the first of installment in this weekly Watchdog.org series, it seems appropriate our attention is focused on California, a state with a well-known and well-deserved reputation for leading the way when it comes to governmental regulations, bans and general you-can’t-do-that-ism.Read More →
The state government may struggle to balance a budget and fix insolvent pension accounts, but that isn’t stopping it from thinking about hawking a state-run retirement savings account.Read More →