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NTU Endorses A-PLUS Amendment to H.R. 5

by Nan Swift / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union (NTU), I write in support of your “Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act,” or A-PLUS, amendment to H.R. 5, the Student Success Act. This amendment would substantially increase the flexibility of states and local communities to meet the unique educational goals and challenges of their constituents by allowing states to opt-out of “No Child Left Behind” (NCLB).

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"Free" Community College Tuition Proposal Could Cost Taxpayers Plenty

by Demian Brady / /

If all states participate in the President's new proposals, the first-year cost to the federal government could be upwards of $8 billion.
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Tab Supplemental 3 of 3: The BAKE SALE Act

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

As NTUF continues to improve our new website and The Taxpayer's Tab, Foundation staff brings you the latest BillTally research and commentary on the proposed spending. In the third of our supplemental posts, we scored H.R. 5417, the BAKE SALE Act of 2
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