Government Bytes


The Late Edition: June 24, 2013

by Christina Disomma / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

It’s National Employee Freedom Week! NTU is part of this growing coalition across 35 states that aims to educate union members on their rights this week.

The Tennessean exposes an intriguing rift on the Farm Bill between congressional Republicans and the conservative movement.

The Illinois Policy Institute published this study last week on the ineffectiveness of cigarette taxes, using NTU data on cigarette tax revenue.

A new study by the National Research Council indicates the federal government is spending billions each year on green energy subsidies that aren’t producing a measurable improvement in climate change.