In this Nov. 11, 2014 photo, 2015 Ford F-150s move along the production line at the Dearborn Truck Plant in Dearborn, Mich. The Commerce Department releases third-quarter gross domestic product on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
The changes scheduled to take effect in less than four months.
Increases sales tax on certain foods by 2 percent.
Lifting Internet sales tax moratorium is recipe for more intrusive state governments.
Revenue loss places increasing pressure on states to raise other taxes.
We must recognize that our constitutional rights are digital rights, too.
The Democrats' catastrophe makes clear the need for a new agenda.
Behind Obama's smooth reassurances is the arrogance of academic liberalism.
Business-backed bill will punch a $4.8 billion hole in the budget, says Gov. Jay Nixon.
JEFFERSON CITY • Hundreds of thousands of low-income adults appear likely to regain dental coverage through Missouri's Medicaid program, nearly a decade after the benefits were eliminated in a cost-cutting move.
Several states, including Missouri, are scrambling to come up with big-ticket incentive packages by Dec. 10.
Members of the House of Representatives work toward adjournment while on the House floor during session at the Illinois State Capitol on May 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)
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