My aims is to bring to the public’s attention the need for procedural changes that, if implemented, would significantly improve the information available the public, to the City Council and to the City Industrial Development Board about the verifiable benefits and costs of tax incentive financing structures and to make the entire process transparent. The public, the City Council and the IDB suffer from a lack of independent, verifiable ... (click for more)
When Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston sparked top-ranked Florida State to a 56-41 comeback over N.C. State last Saturday, you would have thought the world had forgotten and virtually excused his vulgar rant from the week before. His inexcusable mid-week antics kept him sidelined during the Clemson game and brought down the nation’s scorn but less than a week later he was “the golden boy” once more. The reigning Heisman Trophy ... (click for more)
September 29, 2014
September 28, 2014
The latest round of regulations by the Environmental Protection Agency are difficult to rationalize. The EPA’s planned greenhouse gas rules will jeopardize low-cost electricity relied upon ... (click for more)
I wasn’t at Fenway Park yesterday but I know what happened. Yes, it was No. 2’s last game of a great career, and more Yankees fans than usual were packed into Boston’s holy ground to see Derek ... (click for more)
There was a persistent rumor over the weekend that embattled NFL commissioner Roger Goodell would be in Austin, Tex., on Sunday to meet officials of the National Domestic Violence Hotline, which ... (click for more)
Should passenger rail service be resumed in Chattanooga?