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Beacon hits Canadian radio

Can mom and pop shops actually compete with retailers like Costco and Wal-Mart? Beacon senior fellow Art Carden explained how they can this morning on Radio-Canada.

January 4th, 2012 | Recent News | Read More

Beacon’s letter cited by Washington Examiner

The national newspaper covers an Associated Press story on Beacon’s involvement in urging Gov. Haslam to support a death tax repeal.

December 27th, 2011 | Recent News | Read More

Anti-death tax advocates eye victory in TN

The Daily Caller looks at Beacon’s efforts to urge Gov. Haslam to support a repeal of the state death tax.

December 20th, 2011 | Recent News | Read More

Newspaper editorial board sides with Beacon

The Chattanooga Times editorial board calls for ending the liquor lobby’s monopoly on wine.

December 19th, 2011 | Recent News | Read More

An Idea a Day: 51 Ideas for a Prosperous Tennessee

The Beacon Center releases its second pamphlet offering one free market idea for each remaining day of the 107th General Assembly

December 19th, 2011 | Feature, Policy | Read More

Why does Tennessee Need School Choice?

Jeff Reed from the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice speaks on school choice in Tennessee

December 15th, 2011 | Beacon Radio | Read More

Beacon urges Haslam to support death tax repeal

Justin Owen joins Grover Norquist, Dick Patten, Duane Parde, and Tim Phillips in a letter urging the governor to support repealing the death tax.

December 15th, 2011 | Policy | Read More

And the winner is…

The Beacon Center awards the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of Tennessee with its 2011 Lump of Coal Award for thwarting wine in grocery stores.

December 12th, 2011 | Recent News | Read More

Unemployment extension hurts jobless and taxpayers

The Tennessean and WBIR-TV get Beacon’s take on the problems with renewing unemployment benefits.

December 8th, 2011 | Recent News | Read More

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