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Liz Farmer

Washington, D.C.
Public Finance Writer — GOVERNING
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Public finance writer for Governing Magazine by day. Sports nut 24/7. But please note opinions expressed here are my own! (You can't have them.)

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Liz Farmer is GOVERNING Magazine's public finance reporter covering state and local budgets, tax policy, pensions and all other sorts of money-related topics that keep our local governments ticking.

Her writing is the driving force behind GOVERNING's landmark series, Finance 101, which seeks to ...

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Nov 17, 2017

A bill is making its way through Congress that consumer protection organizations say could create a workaround in the 15 states that cap interest rates for short-term loans.

Nov 17, 2017

Another public safety glass ceiling broken this week. For a reprise on the issues, read this:

Nov 17, 2017

Turns out words can hurt. @realDonaldTrump's protectionist rhetoric over the past year may be leading to lower tax revenue for border states.

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2016 - Best Profile
The Jesse H. Neal Awards are the most prestigious editorial honors in the field of specialized journalism. Named after Jesse H. Neal, the first managing director of Connectiv, the Neal Awards were established in 1955 to recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media. Award-winning content reports on major industry issues of the time. Neal winners have exposed corruption and conflicts of interest and brought attention to major new trends, brilliant leadership, innovative tactics, and key developments in global businesses.