Under the pretext of climate change mitigation, energy portfolio diversification, and energy independence, the federal government and many state governments have implemented costly subsidies and ma
Legislators in many states have blamed high-profile regional weather events on anthropogenic global warming and are proposing carbon taxes as a way to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and thereby—th
Few taxes imposed by state and local governments are more controversial than the estate tax, popularly referred to as the death tax.
In the early days of professional sports, nearly all new sports facilities were privately financed.
Tennessee is often identified as one of the nine U.S. states without an income tax.
Oklahoma legislators are considering an education reform that has garnered significant national attention: the Parent Trigger.
Over the past five years, electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) have emerged as a popular alternative for smokers looking to quit or substantially reduce their cigarette use.
In 1999, Wisconsin implemented a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) mandate requiring electric cooperatives and investor-owned utilities to obtain from renewable sources 2.2 percent of the electric
Among the most popular justifications for interventionist energy policies is pursuit of a government-imposed “diversified” energy portfolio.