Government Bytes


The Late Edition: August 8, 2013

by Christina Disomma / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

President Obama appeared on the “Tonight Show” with Jay Leno on Tuesday, marking his tenth appearance on a talk show since becoming president. Unfortunately, as the Washington Times and NTU’s Pete Sepp pointed out, all that entertainment can be expensive for taxpayers. 

Officials in Unity, Pennsylvania, are voting tonight on a plan to offer seniors a full rebate on their property taxes. NTU’s Pete Sepp applauded the measure as a step in the right direction, although an across-the-board reduction is generally better for taxpayers.