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FY 2022 Revenue Tracker - September 2021 Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2022 October 18, 2021 - Just two months in, Tennessee has already collected about $646 million (24%) more tax revenue than lawmakers budgeted for this point in the fiscal year.
Two elementary students reading book in classroom A Short History of K-12 Education Funding in Tennessee September 30, 2021 - K-12 education is the largest state revenue expense in Tennessee’s budget. Here's how funding has changed since the current formula took effect in 1992.
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.
Man in restaurant kitchen Covid Recession: Tracking Tennessee’s Economic Recovery To Date July 28, 2021 - The state's topline economic measures have largely recovered from COVID-19, but there are serious complications and lingering symptoms.
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.