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FY 2022 Revenue Tracker - August 2021 Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2022 August 17, 2021 - Just one month in, Tennessee has already collected about $268 million (23%) more tax revenue than lawmakers budgeted for this point in the fiscal year.
Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker - Final 2021 Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2021 August 17, 2021 - Tennessee collected 21% more tax revenue in FY 2021 than lawmakers initially budgeted, giving the state a $2.1 billion unbudgeted surplus.
Laura Berlind The Sycamore Institute’s Laura Berlind to Step Down in 2021 July 13, 2021 - Sycamore's founding Executive Director Laura Berlind will step down later this year as her family prepares to relocate to the Washington, D.C. area.
Blind Justice Criminal Justice Fees & Fines: 11 Options for Tennessee Policymakers July 8, 2021 - There's potential for policy change at many levels of government, but state law dictates most of the criminal fees and fines in Tennessee.
Tennessee Fees and Fines County Variation How Criminal Fees and Fines Fund State and County Government in Tennessee June 2, 2021 - Tennessee's criminal justice system collects over $200 million in fees & fines each year, yet they play a small and shrinking role in the state and most county budgets.
Worried mother with daughter How Medical Debt Affects Health May 19, 2021 - Research shows medical debt can affect health outcomes, exacerbate already poor outcomes, and worsen existing health disparities.