Lasee’s Notes

Lasee’s Notes

Lasee’s Notes

OPEC Who? I never thought we would see this day. Imagine the US as the world’s top producer of crude oil. Producing more than Venezuela. Producing more than the Middle East. Even more than OPEC. The International Energy Agency has…

Lasee’s Notes

Energy Answers are NOT Blowing in the Wind Environmentalists, Democrats, and corporate wind interests see wind power as the future. They are committed to it because they believe it will protect the environment by magically replacing the use of fossil…

Lasee’s Notes: State Stewardship Land

                                      How do you eat a state? One acre at a time! It turns out the largest land owner in the State of Wisconsin is government. We (meaning taxpayers) own six and a half million of the 35 million acres…

Lasee’s Notes

  By Sen. Frank Lasee, who represents the First Senate District in Northeast Wisconsin. The Benefits of Oil In just the six years between 2006 and 2012, North Dakota’s per capita income (its total economic output divided by its population)…

Wisconsin’s Tax Climate Taxing small

America’s 50 different states have 50 different tax codes. This variation lets states experiment and learn from each other which policies work best. Laboratories of democracy as our founding fathers intended. Each year, the nonpartisan Tax Foundation ranks states based…