November 21, 2017
As of October 31, 2017, Tennessee had collected about 24% of its total budgeted revenue for the fiscal year. Actual collections were about 1% higher than estimated.
October 26, 2017
Budget decisions by Tennessee's governor and legislature affect every Tennessean. Join us on Nov. 7 to find out how those decisions get made!
May 24, 2017
Federal funding in Tennessee accounts for nearly 40% of the state budget. Most of that money comes with some big restrictions on how we can spend it.
April 28, 2017
Governor Haslam's 2017 Tennessee budget amendment makes a number of changes to the original budget recommendation he released in January.
April 17, 2017
Lawmakers considering gas tax revenue and car sales taxes to fund highway projects in Tennessee should weigh the trade-offs of both options.
March 24, 2017
The Senate compromise on Gov. Haslam's IMPROVE Act makes the original bill's Highway Fund tax increases smaller and its General Fund tax reductions larger.
March 14, 2017
Under the American Health Care Act (AHCA), federal TennCare funding could be $460 million more to $2.6 billion less than current law over the next decade.
March 10, 2017 A Two-Way Analysis of Recent Proposals from the U.S. House of Representatives
The American Health Care Act (AHCA) being considered by Congress would have a significant impact on federal funding for TennCare.
March 3, 2017
Good data and research are critical to any public policy discussion. In an op-ed for The Tennessean, we put current transportation issues in context.
February 24, 2017
A detailed summary and analysis of Governor Bill Haslam's 2017 Tennessee budget proposal with charts, graphs and a 1-page infographic.