Our lawmakers must seek a full repeal of the mandate that animal massage professionals also be licensed vets. READ MORE
We need to think long and hard before giving government bureaucrats even more control over our healthcare decisions. READ MORE
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A new poll indicates that Nashville voters actually support allowing people to rent out their homes. READ MORE
Check out the awards our documentary Rigged: The Injustice of Corporate Welfare has racked up. READ MORE
Legislators and the governor’s administration can put Trump’s promise to the test and potentially pave the way for meaningful reform to our healthcare marketplace. READ MORE
The true way to be business friendly is to quit picking winners and losers. READ MORE
This announcement is a smart move that will instill the proper incentives and opportunities for Tennesseans in need to become self-sufficient and independent. READ MORE
More and more Tennesseans are finding alternatives to the traditional—and broken— healthcare model in the form of direct primary care. READ MORE
To celebrate National Employee Freedom Week, let’s all stand up and fight against ongoing injustices in our state. READ MORE
Reinstating this tax would be doubling down on a failed law and will only make matters worse for those most in need. READ MORE
No subsidies for Nashville's new MLS Stadium READ MORE
Comparing stadium subsidies to the Tennessee lottery is like comparing McDonald's to a thief, saying they both take your money. READ MORE
Taking time to understand economics and the healthcare market is the truly compassionate move here. READ MORE
The Beacon Center is proud to announce a new Facebook Live Series where we will be interviewing the candidates for Governor of Tennessee and asking them about important issues facing our state. READ MORE
Saying that Mr. Gluzman, or any Tennessean’s, right to provide for their family is fundamental shouldn’t be a point of contention. READ MORE
We need to stop looking at privatization as a dirty word, and instead look at it as a solution in areas of our cities and states where the government is failing us, and a private business would do a better job at a cheaper price. READ MORE
We need to restore the dignity that comes with work, and as the article shows, we better start right now. READ MORE
Thus, one may reasonably conclude that if legislators will not assume the responsibility of reforming their state laws to comport with the due process rights of its citizens, then the United States Supreme Court may very well be poised to do so. READ MORE
The Beacon Center is excited to announce three new senior fellows who will lend their expertise in the areas of economic development reforms, tax reforms, and criminal justice reforms in the state of Tennessee. READ MORE
It’s not often that we should welcome the feds in with open arms. But when they arrive to defend our freedoms rather than take them away, it can actually be a good thing. READ MORE
The essence of a university is to be an intellectual center where ideas can be discussed freely, to limit such discourse is a direct affront to the intellectual community and to the fundamental foundations which universities are intended to stand upon. READ MORE
Tennesseans just gained an important ally in their effort to reform the criminal justice system. READ MORE
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