West Virginia’s politics and economy look a lot like Wyoming’s, but it’s fiscal profile is much healthier because of diversification.
Wyoming has more than its fair share special-interest tax exemptions, and they cost the state millions it can no longer afford.
Madden tackles the myth that Wyoming households are unable to pay tax rates similar to those in neighboring states
The legislature’s budget and fiscal staff recently prepared a very novel document that merits the attention of every Wyoming lawmaker and citizen.
Economist Madden looks at neighboring states to illustrate the importance of diversifying revenue streams.