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March 02, 2020

The Forecast Inflation Debate: There’s More Here Than Meets the Eye

When the cost of new government spending programs can be "pre-counted," bias is introduced into what should be a neutral budgeting process.

February 25, 2020

January / February 2020

2020 Session at a Glance A look at a couple of the major tax and fiscal policy issues that will be occupying lawmakers attention this year. Fire up the Seniors:  The Push to Exempt Social Security Deeply problematic in principle but politically opportunistic, the justifications for exempting all…

February 25, 2020

Time to Reassess the State Property Tax

There is nothing quite like the State General Tax anywhere else in the country.  There's a reason for that.