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Flight Costs for President’s 2nd International Trip Totals $2.5 Million

by Demian Brady / /

Currently, it costs $142,380 per flight hour to operate Air Force One. This is just a portion of the expenses associated with presidential trips abroad.
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CBO Projections Likely Underestimate Future Debt Load

by Demian Brady / /

CBO's forecast should raise alarms, but without significant reform, there are factors that could drive debt higher than projected.
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Big Changes Are Coming for the FCC

by Ari Boosalis / /

The FCC looks to promote innovation, reduce regulations, and cut the budget with the new administration now in power.
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CBO Projection Problems Raise Doubts About IPAB

by Demian Brady / /

As with its treatment of the CLASS Act, CBO's savings score of IPAB was used to lower the net cost of the ACA, thus easing its passage.
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The Sharing Economy Benefits Lower Income Workers

by Spencer Woody / /

The sharing economy fosters opportunities for goods to be enjoyed without ownership, thus helping lower income individuals.
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Polling Indicates Ground for Compromise on Spending Reform

by Ari Boosalis / /

Although Republicans and Democrats generally hold different viewpoints on taxes and spending, there are programs within the federal budget that can be cut with bipartisan support.
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Will Las Vegas hit Blackjack with the Raiders... or Bust?

by Ari Boosalis / /

Taxpayers should be alarmed by the new stadium in Las Vegas would require $750 million in public funding.
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Reducing Health Care Transaction Costs Through Blockchain

by Spencer Woody / /

Blockchain technologies can better serve both patients and taxpayers in the health care market.
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FEE: "The CBO Can't Count"

by Demian Brady / /

The Foundation for Economic Education found that the CBO underestimated the federal debt 170 consecutive times.
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Freedom Caucus Urges Action on Tax Reform

by Ari Boosalis / /

The Freedom Caucus expressed optimism, a sense of urgency to fix the tax code, and desire to rein in government spending.
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