Idaho officials believe not enough businesses are looking at their state when deciding to expand or relocate. Unfortunately, the proposed solution (PDF) – a new jobs tax credit – is unlikely to be the fix.
Independence Institute Fiscal Policy Center Director Penn Pfiffner discusses the defeat of the Colorado tax increase proposal known as Proposition 103 and what comes next for tax and spending policy in the Centennial State.
Citizens' Budget: Roadmap for Sustainable Government in Colorado by Penn Pfiffner with Mark Hillman, Linda Gorman, Barry Poulson, Ben DeGrow, and Dennis Polhill (November 2011).
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