Government Bytes


The Late Edition: June 4, 2013

by Douglas Kellogg / /

Today’s Taxpayer News!

This Investor’s Business Daily op-ed outlines the hard truth on Congress’ spending addiction, making good use of the National Taxpayers Union Foundation’s BillTally study.
A new joint report from the National Taxpayers Union and the R Street Institute offers suggestions for nearly $1.9 trillion in future Pentagon savings, including eliminating wasteful initiatives and trimming other budgetary excesses.
Congressman Steven Palazzo released this statement on the introduction of the Right to Refuse Amendment in the Senate, which would prevent Congress from penalizing the non-purchase of goods or services with taxes or fines.