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Poison Pill in Senate Budget Sets Up Tax Hike Showdown

by Nan Swift / /

An 11th hour amendment to S. Con. Res. 11, the Senate Budget Resolution, could open the door to tax hikes to pay for increased spending, far above the Budget Control Act (BCA) caps.


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NTU urges all Senators to vote “NO” on S. Con. Res. 11, the Concurrent Budget Resolution for Fiscal Year 2016

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Senators to vote "NO" on S. Con. Res. 11, the Concurrent Budget Resolution for Fiscal Year 2016. In resorting to gimmicks to address of fiscal irresponsibility, this budget falls short of the restraint taxpayers need.
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NTU Vote Alert: Senate Budget Amendments, Part 4

by Nan Swift / /

This is the fourth of several communications to the Senate NTU intends to make during the course of the budget debate.
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NTU Vote Alert: Senate Budget Amendments, Part 3

by Nan Swift / /

This is the third of several communications to the Senate NTU intends to make during the course of the budget debate.
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NTU Vote Alert: Senate Budget Amendments, Part 2

by Nan Swift / /

As the Senate considers S. Con. Res. 11, the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016, NTU urges all Senators to vote as follows:
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NTU Statement on SGR Reform Package: H.R. 2

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New information from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) about H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, has only added to the uncertainty surrounding the fiscal impact of the bills many proposed reforms. While NTU remains suppor
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NTU Vote Alert: H. Con. Res. 27, the FY16 Budget Resolution

by Nan Swift / /

In evaluating the competing budget resolutions for Fiscal Year 2016, NTU considered several priorities, among them: repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, reforming the tax system, and complying with to the Budget Control Act (BCA). While some b
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NTU urges all Senators to vote as follows on Amendments to S. Con. Res. 11

by Nan Swift / /

This is one of several communications to the Senate NTU intends to make during the course of the budget debate.
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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: Budget Battles Begin

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

The House and Senate GOP have each unveiled their FY 2016 budget proposals, which are likely to be the primary focus of policymakers on Capitol Hill for the next few weeks as they try to agree on a final version to send to the White House.
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Senate GOP Releases 2016 Budget Proposal

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

The Senate GOP released its Fiscal Year 2016 budget proposal for markup today, ahead of a likely vote on the floor next week. It cuts slightly less spending than the House Republicans' budget over the next decade but is markedly different from the Pre
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