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In Maryland, Tax Data Helped Larry Hogan Win Big
Travis Brown

In Maryland, Tax Data Helped Larry Hogan Win Big

By on Nov 10, 2014

Last Tuesday night, Maryland Governor-Elect Larry Hogan achieved one of the biggest upsets among the nation’s gubernatorial races when he defeated current Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown. Hogan’s Change Maryland campaign used irrefutable data to challenge the common (but completely unfounded) narrative that Maryland is on strong economic footing. Using IRS...

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“Cheeseheads” Leaving Because of Taxes

“Cheeseheads” Leaving Because of Taxes

By on Sep 30, 2014

Despite excellent leadership by Governor Scott Walker, citizens of Wisconsin are leaving the state due to oppressive tax rates, according to a recent study by the free-market MacIver Institute. The governor made a historic amount of tax cuts, yet work remains to be done. The study shows that for many of Wisconsin’s citizens, packing up the moving van can...

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Some Republican Gubernatorial Hopefuls in Arizona call for Elimination of State Income and Corporate Taxes – Governor Brewer is less than Supportive

By on Jul 23, 2014

Arizona governor Jan Brewer recently announced that she will not be running again in 2014 due to term limits. Arizona law prohibits governors from serving more than two consecutive four year terms. Brewer took over as governor in 2009, when former Governor Janet Napolitano left office to join the Obama administration as Secretary of Homeland Security. Subsequently,...

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When is a Sandwich a Sandwich? In the State of New York, It Matters.
Rick Mayer

When is a Sandwich a Sandwich? In the State of New York, It Matters.

By on Jul 8, 2014

In researching the subject of taxes across the country, you will find that state legislators can be very creative in finding new sources of tax revenue, and, so as not to miss a dime, will diligently enforce those that are already on the books. It seems that nothing is off limits or too bizarre, as all manner of regulations are in play from state to state. There are...

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Governor Christie Makes the Right Choice for New Jersey

By on Jul 1, 2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie made the right decision last night, when he not only signed his fifth balanced budget but also vetoed over $1 billion in new tax increases that had been passed by the New Jersey legislature. Christie’s leadership is commendable, not only because it demonstrates a strong understanding of smart tax policy, but also because it sends a...

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