By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Taxes on people staying in motels and hotels in Tennessee are some of the highest in the country.
A proposed 3 percent increase, argue three hotel owners in Wilson County, is bad enough.
The added revenue, they said, will pay for a proposed new county-owned building, which only local residents will [...]
State Rep. Dean Knudson says his No. 1 priority is protecting taxpayers.Read More →
Boeing Co. is doing a little Christmas shopping, and it’s finding bargains galore.Read More →
It’s unfair for patients in the New Mexico Medical Insurance Pool to switch their policies by Dec. 23 to keep their coverage, the state insurance pool says.Read More →
By Yaël Ossowski | Watchdog.org
In July of this year, Vermont lawmakers took a bold step.
They removed criminal penalties for those caught with small amounts of marijuana.
Now, 5 months later, decriminalization of pot is generally judged to be a great success in the Green Mountain State, a sentiment which could push Vermont to be the third [...]