We are pleased to announce a new addition to the Beacon Center team. Jason Coleman joined us recently as General Counsel & Director of Legal Affairs. “I have been a fan of Beacon for as long as I’ve known about them,” Jason said. “I’m very passionate about economic freedom and the right to earn a... READ MORE
If you have to suspend a bad regulation during an emergency, why on earth does that regulation need to exist in good times? READ MORE
Great.com interviews The Beacon Center of Tennessee about helping people to pursue their own versions of the American Dream
Emil Ekvardt from Great.com interviewed Mark Cunningham as part of their 'Great.com Talks With...' podcast. READ MORE
Learning pods: an innovation that will increase education opportunities in Tennessee
Tennesseans should continue to look to innovate in the educational space. READ MORE
Now that the dust has settled, it is clear what the big takeaways of the 2021 legislative session are. READ MORE
Today, the House of Representatives joined the Senate in approving the Right to Work constitutional amendment by the required two-thirds majority. READ MORE
Any claims of a “free ride” are by a union’s choice to exercise a monopoly and take away an employee’s right to represent themself. It is not a result of right-to-work. READ MORE
Now is the time to open up the market and give Tennessee patients and providers the options they deserve. READ MORE
This is one of the most significant board-based innovation freedom developments in Tennessee. READ MORE
Under no circumstances should the federal government be able to usurp the decisions of our governor and state lawmakers when it comes to the taxes it chooses—or chooses not—to impose. READ MORE
States Across The U.S. Seek To Follow Tennessee’s Lead In Becoming A True No-Income-Tax State
The multi-year phaseout of the Hall Tax was completed at the end of 2020 and with its full repeal, Tennessee became the nation’s eighth true no-income-tax state. READ MORE
By preventing onerous, inconsistent, and often slapdash regulation from city to city or county to county, Tennessee can be a leader in innovation freedom. READ MORE
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