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Senators Should Oppose NDAA OCO Gimmicks

by Nan Swift / /

As the Senate continues to consider S. 2943, the NDAA for FY17, NTU urges "NO" votes on McCain Amendment #4229 and Reed/Mikulski ...
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It Depends on What the Meaning of “Overseas Contingency” Is

by Nan Swift / /

What once was a Pentagon emergency fund for unanticipated situations abroad has become an off-budget slush fund.
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House NDAA Puts Military Bands on the Run

by Nan Swift / /

The House-passed NDAA legislation takes a swipe at some habitual Pentagon spending - could this make lawmakers finally question our funding priorities?
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NTU Urges House to Support Amendments that Reduce Waste, Increase Accountability

by Nan Swift / /

We urge all Representatives to vote "YES" on the following limitation amendments:
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Wasteful Catfish Inspection Is Ripe for Repeal

by Nan Swift / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) applauds Senate passage of S.J. Res. 28, in first step toward potential landmark win for taxpayers.
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Amendments to Energy and Water Appropriations Could Reap Taxpayer Savings

by Nan Swift / /

We urge all Representatives to vote "YES" on the following amendments:
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Senate Should End Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Senators to vote "YES" on S.J. Res. 28, a resolution of disapproval for the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) catfish inspection program.
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House Defense Authorization Bill: What Just Happened?

by Nan Swift / /

The House finished the FY17 Defense Authorization bill, with hundreds of amendments involved, what should taxpayers think about the final product?
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Mulvaney Amendments to MilCon Approps Attack Budget Gimmick

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on the FOUR amendments sponsored by Rep. Mulvaney (R-SC) to H.R. 4974.
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NTU Urges House to Oppose NDAA Funding Gimmick

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "NO" on H.R. 4909, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2017.
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