Weekly Economic Review

Our lawmakers here in Cheyenne are planning to raise taxes on the tourism industry - by a lot. In the meantime, the first issue of my new weekly economic review reports that the weakest-performing industry in Wyoming is... you guessed it:


In Search of A Deficit Strategy

After having rejected most of the tax bills, and having done nothing on the spending side, the 2019 legislative session is left with a big dilemma: it is completely without fiscal policy strategy. In the meantime, the budget deficit keeps growing.

Medicaid Expansion: Down But Not Out

Do not assume that just because HB244 is dead, Medicaid Expansion won't come to Wyoming. It will. Trust me. Here are some basic factoids to keep in mind about this budget boondoggle:

Weekly Economic Review

Our lawmakers here in Cheyenne are planning to raise taxes on the tourism industry - by a lot. In the meantime, the first issue of my new w...