While it is unlikely Tennessee will legalize sports betting in the next five years, this is a big issue that will keep coming up as more and more states legalize it. READ MORE
Just because an elected official believes something “ought to be” or “should be done” does not mean it’s good policy to enact. READ MORE
If we need the government to prevent us from avoiding falling over things in plain view, a sensible citywide transit plan is the least of our worries. READ MORE
Jobs that do not require a high school degree include “elected official,” otherwise known as the people who write the laws including this one. READ MORE
"The Beacon Center is formally calling on the state and local government to not to offer any taxpayer dollars to the company in their relocation." READ MORE
Let’s look at Beacon’s policy issues and draft our successes from the 2018 legislative session. READ MORE
Tennessee reduced the breadth and burden of its licensing by a whopping 5 percent. READ MORE
When light rail systems are introduced it is only a matter of time before bus services get cut. READ MORE
Unfortunately, we have a regulatory board more interested in protecting entrenched industries from emergent technology using archaic and poorly fitting regulations than protecting the public. READ MORE
Adam Jackson knows security. He is a highly trained former soldier. He helped to provide electronic security for a U.S embassy, and installed systems on overseas military bases. Adam (now a civilian) and his partners developed groundbreaking facial recognition software that can instantly scan the face of someone appearing on security cameras and match it... READ MORE
If the city can tell you who you can and can't feed in your home, it should be pretty obvious the law has gone too far. READ MORE
"This plan is just really phat, and we are excited for all the citizens of Nashville to see how cutting edge we are." READ MORE
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