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Law enforcement agencies receive a lump of coal for abusive practices

“Policing for profit” draws Tennesseans’ ire in Beacon Center’s annual poll

December 17th, 2013 | Feature, Recent News | Read More

An Idea a Day: A Roadmap to Freedom

Beacon releases its roadmap to freedom, providing one freedom-oriented idea for each remaining legislative day of the 108th General Assembly.

December 3rd, 2013 | Feature, Policy | Read More

Vote now in the 2013 Lump of Coal Award poll

You get to decide who, more than anyone else in Tennessee, has bahumbugged the principles of liberty and limited government this holiday season.

November 25th, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

Tullahoma utility gets into Internet business

Beacon Director of Policy Lindsay Boyd takes the public utility to task in a Fox 17 interview.

November 22nd, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

Investigation reveals promises broken

Fox 17 once again features Beacon CEO Justin Owen in its Waste Watch report, this time to comment on one of the biggest corporate welfare catastrophes in state history.

November 20th, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

Millions of tax dollars used to create 1,400 jobs

Fox 17 interviews Beacon CEO Justin Owen about the controversial – and costly – TNInvestco program.

November 19th, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

Brentwood: Tennessee’s Most Business-Friendly City, Two Years Running

Beacon’s releases its annual rankings of the state’s 50 most populous cities based on their business climate.

November 18th, 2013 | Feature, Policy | Read More

ABC 24 Memphis features Beacon spending study

Justin Owen sits down with the TV station to discuss how the Memphis City School System spends taxpayers’ money.

November 14th, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

Justin Owen testifies in favor of stronger state spending limit

Beacon offers reforms to protect taxpayers from out-of-control spending as state leaders consider revisions to the Copeland Cap.

October 31st, 2013 | Recent News | Read More

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