Government Bytes


The Late Edition: August 5, 2013

by Christina Disomma / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

The Daily Caller published this piece on tobacco and other “sin” taxes, employing NTUF’s recent study, which found such taxes to be largely incapable of producing expected revenue…

… And the DC writes NTU has signed onto a letter opposing the Internet Fairness Radio Act, which would forcibly lower the royalty rates Internet radio companies like Pandora pay for the ability to play each song. 

Could Sen. Mike Enzi (R-WY) come under attack on taxes as he runs for a fourth term? Republican hopeful Liz Cheney seems to think so.