Beacon Weekly Roundup – September 16th

September 16, 2016 10:00AM

Beacon Blog Roundup

What the Recent Special Session Should Teach Us

Justin Owen discusses how the federal government uses federal funding to control Tennessee and other states.

Beacon in the News

Mark Cunningham co-wrote an op-ed in The Tennessean on how corporate tax breaks have created an unequal playing field for small businesses.

The Tennessean quoted Justin Owen on the Beacon Center’s push for criminal justice reform in Tennessee.

Nashville Public Radio discussed the Beacon Center’s fight against Metro Nashville for Airbnb and other short-term rentals in Tennessee.

Justin Owen talked to The Tennessean about economic liberty and how the the Beacon Center opposes any cap on short-term rentals.

Knox Blogs wrote a post on the criminal justice forum this week, where Justin Owen was featured as a panelist, and expressed to the audience the dire need to reform our criminal justice system.

Nashville Public Radio wrote about the major debate in Tennessee over short-term rentals and the Beacon Center’s decision to sue Metro over its permit process.