By Kathryn Watson | Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — There’s an end in sight to the knock-down,drag-out budget battle in Richmond.Read More →
Part 6 of 13 in the series Nanny State of the Week
By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
MINNEAPOLIS — For years, car washes have been a fundraising staple for high school sports teams, marching bands and youth groups.
Just get some kids together with buckets and soap, rent out a parking lot, put up a sign and hope it [...]
For a city that is legally required to “maintain effort” to support its financially distressed school district, Philadelphia is taking a bold risk in the final weeks of legislative sessions.Read More →
By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org Virginia Bureau
State Delegate Brenda Pogge says “politics, not sound commonsense” are driving an Eastern Shore county campaign to zone out agricultural activities.
Virginia Lawmakers from both parties are poised to override the Democrat Gov. Terry McAuliffe who rejected legislation giving camera-ticketed motorists a second appeal.Read More →
The Pennsylvania state House won’t provide additional streams of revenue for Philadelphia schools until the city council signs off on higher sales taxes.Read More →