Honolulu rail project most expensive in the world
No Jones Act tankers are capable of carrying liquid natural gas
No taxation without legalization
State partly to blame for counties’ tax hikes
A World Without the CBO
VIDEO: Counting the cost of rail
VIDEO: The Right to Home Share in Hawaii
A Raid by Any Other Name…
HAWAII’S LEADING INDEPENDENT THINK TANK
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The United States has the highest corporate tax rate in the developed world, but federal revenue relative to that rate is among the lowest. As economist Alan Reynolds has pointed out: The U.K. has gradually reduced its corporate tax rate to 20 percent, and revenue...
We have written before about GEMS (Green Energy Market Securitization), a program adopted by our state government in 2013. The state wanted to facilitate the buildout of “clean energy infrastructure,” a necessary step to reaching its clean energy goals. GEMS was...
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