The breaks seldom pay for themselves — and put employees of local businesses out of work.
New government spending data could reveal how tax breaks for big businesses leave K-12 school funding out to dry.
The system is trying to squeeze you harder than any generation before you.
Californians are paying for tax cuts made years ago through outrageously high fines that make no sense.
More robust estate taxes could cover the cost of making public colleges and universities tuition-free.
We're not broke — we're just keeping too much of our wealth in too few pockets.
Rather than treating the growing addiction to gambling, the states prey on it.
The whole business of giving tax breaks to businesses to lure them to a particular place is largely a scam.