As the reality of coal revenue’s irreversible retreat sets in, discussions of how to otherwise fund state government grow more prominent, somber and difficult.
A Republican party official carrying a holstered firearm at a legislative committee hearing sparked an exchange with Senate Revenue Committee Chairman Cale Case.
County-level party to vote on a legally dubious resolution that declares the party has the “authority to disqualify” Republican candidates for office
Corporate income tax would have helped fund public schools, but many state senators decided their own reelection campaigns were more important.
House Revenue Committee Chairman Dan Zwonitzer said Gov. Gordon’s comments supporting new taxes were too little too late.