Travis Brown says the future belongs to states that embrace lower taxes, and he points to statistics from the Internal Revenue Service to prove it.Read More →
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
The Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers completed a blockbuster trade Thursday, with the Rangers sending second baseman Ian Kinsler to the Tigers for power-hitting first baseman Prince Fielder.
Baseball fans can argue whether which team made out best but from an economic standpoint, there’s a clear winner and loser.
Under the terms [...]
For all the heat and noise and ugliness involved in the effort to impeach Wallace Hall, his accusers haven’t even identified a crime they can accuse him of, much less proven their case.Read More →
By Jon Cassidy | Watchdog.org
AUSTIN — On Dec. 3, 2010, state Sen. Judith Zaffirini tried to use her clout with University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa, writing a letter on behalf of an applicant to the University of Texas School of Law.
On Dec. 14, Cigarroa wrote back, assuring Zaffirini, “I will convey your strong recommendation [...]
By Tori Richards | Watchdog.org
Tucked inside nearly 11,000 pages of the Affordable Care Act is a little-known provision that doles out three months of free health care to individuals who choose to default on their premiums.
People who receive the federal subsidy to be part of Obamacare will be allowed to incur a three-month “grace period” [...]