This is fascinating...raise taxes, raise prosperity.

As the 2018 Iowa legislative session gets underway, we've already heard from Gov. Reynolds and GOP leaders that they want to pursue tax reform (see: tax cuts) in 2018.  To me, it begs a question: if Iowa already has issues related to declining revenue, why do lawmakers want to further restrict that revenue?

What about looking at a state's economy from the other side, as California did.  Prof. Schmidt and I talked about it on Tuesday--look at what a series of so-called "progressive" laws did for that's state's economy.

Check this out--there's even a handy YouTube video...