Some Tennesseans are more likely to have health insurance than others. Here's how uninsured rates in Tennessee counties vary after accounting for employment status and income.
On January 11, 2018, the federal government released new guidance for states considering a Medicaid work requirement. One day later, Kentucky became the first state to get federal approval.
As of December 31, 2017, Tennessee had collected about 40% of its total budgeted revenue for the current fiscal year. Actual collections were about 4% higher than estimated.
The opioid epidemic, recession readiness, and potential reforms and funding pressures from Congress that could affect the state budget.
Health, prosperity, public policy...all of these things are connected.
To improve our state’s health outcomes, policymakers should understand the complex set of factors that influence them.
The budget represents our policymakers' goals, the public goods and services intended to help meet those goals, and detailed plans to finance them.
A resource for any Tennessean who hopes to make or influence public policy in our state.