State appeals court revives challenge to Cook County’s gun, ammo tax

(The Center Square) – Cook County’s tax on guns and ammunition is still in place, but…

Wisconsin Assembly eyes limits on governor’s veto powers

(The Center Square) – Republicans in the Wisconsin Assembly are taking the first step to reign in…

Seattle mayor says no to new taxes to address $229M budget gap

(The Center Square) – Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell said that he would not look at new…

Washington Democrats: half of initiatives will get hearings, half will not

(The Center Square) – Three out of six initiatives to the Legislature will receive public hearings,…

Pennsylvania 19th highest tax burden nationwide: Report

(The Center Square) — Pennsylvania’s total tax burden has gotten worse relative to other states, keeping…

Budget hawk fears spending plan may trigger future 46% income tax hike

(The Center Square) – After Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro unveiled his $48.3 billion spending plan earlier…

Proposed legislation would tax Harvard endowment

(The Center Square) – Massachusetts could soon reach into Harvard University’s $50 billion endowment and take…

Majority of Massachusetts voters oppose using public funds to house migrants: Poll

(The Center Square) – Massachusetts voters don’t like the idea of state officials using public funds…

Fiscal transparency think tank says Illinois has heavy taxpayer burden

(The Center Square) – A think tank that promotes fiscal transparency is calling on state and…

Washington Democrats say some of the taxpayer initiatives will not get hearings

(The Center Square) – Democratic leaders in Olympia say they will not hold hearings on at least…

Local pension costs and property taxes top of mind for some at Illinois statehouse

(The Center Square) – A move is underway at the Illinois Statehouse to address the rising…