Government Bytes


The Late Edition: August 15, 2013

by Christina Disomma / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

U.S. Representative Doug Lamborn (R-CO) penned this op-ed for the Colorado Springs-Gazette, remarking on recent efforts by the Colorado Legislature to grow spending and expand the size of government. 

President Obama is pushing for a new “fee” on cell phone users through the Federal Communications Commission. The fee (which supposedly would start around $5 per year) would be used to expand and improve Internet connections in America’s public schools.