Government Bytes


The Late Edition: August 14, 2013

by Christina Disomma / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

The Washington Times published this exposé earlier this week, bringing to light the Obama administration’s practice of using taxpayer dollars to fund campaign emails. NTU’s Pete Sepp comments on the ethics and legality of the issue.

The president once again hits the road next week, embarking on his first bus tour of his second term next week, in the hopes of garnering support for his new “middle-class” agenda. As NTUF reported in a recent study, Obama is on track to become one of the most traveled presidents in American history.

If you lived abroad, would piles of tax paperwork cause you to renounce your citizenship? NTU’s Pete Sepp weighs in, pointing out that high taxes and an excessively complex code could cause such a trend.