Michael Carroll

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Name: Michael Carroll
Date registered: July 12, 2017
URL: http://watchdog.org

Latest posts

  1. Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin score well in manufacturing report; Illinois not so much — July 25, 2017
  2. Ohio grants property tax relief to farmers, but some fear homeowners will pay a price — July 21, 2017
  3. Proposed legislation would open up records on federal pension recipients — July 19, 2017

Author's posts listings

Jul 25

Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin score well in manufacturing report; Illinois not so much

The Midwest as a whole received relatively high grades in an annual rating of states’ manufacturing industries, but Illinois’ manufacturing sector is still struggling due to an unpredictable economic climate and unfunded public liabilities.

The 2017 Manufacturing & Logistics Report …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293898/michigan-ohio-wisconsin-score-well-manufacturing-report-illinois-not-much-2/

Jul 21

Ohio grants property tax relief to farmers, but some fear homeowners will pay a price

Ohio just modified how it calculates property taxes for agricultural lands in order to rescue farmers from soaring tax bills, but some fear the fix will eventually burden homeowners and provide less funding for some school districts.

The state’s operating …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293969/ohio-grants-property-tax-relief-farmers-fear-homeowners-will-pay-price/

Jul 19

Proposed legislation would open up records on federal pension recipients

A Florida congressman and an open-government organization have launched a campaign to make key information on federal pension recipients subject to public disclosure.

The legislation, which is being sponsored by Republican Rep. Ron DeSantis, would make information about pension recipients …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293976/proposed-legislation-open-records-federal-pension-recipients/