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End-of-Year Spending Bill Presents Opportunities for Taxpayers

by Nan Swift / /

Open Letter to the House and Senate: Taxpayer Priorities for the FY16 Omnibus Appropriations Bill
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Broad Coalition Warns Against Naval Budget Gimmick in Omnibus

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As the Senate and House finalize the fiscal year 2016 appropriations legislation, we write to urge you to exclude Sec. 10017 of the House-passed defense appropriations act.
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NTU Supports Senator Paul's "Default Prevention Act"

by Nan Swift / /

This vital legislation would eliminate the potential of a default on U.S. debt obligations and ensure stability in financial markets in the event that Congress does not raise the debt ceiling in a timely manner.
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Budget Package: Deal or No Deal?

by Brandon Arnold / /

If the question on the budget and debt ceiling package is "Deal or No Deal?" taxpayers should clearly opt for the latter.
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NTU Urges House to Overturn Fannie/Freddie CEO Pay Raises

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on S. 2036, the "Equity in Government Compensation Act." This legislation would overturn the recent dramatic salary increases for the CEOs of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, despite the substantial risk both institu
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NTU Strongly Urges Opposition to the Massive Tax Hikes in Mayor Emanuel’s Budget

by Clark Packard / /

On behalf of National Taxpayers Union's (NTU) members, I strongly urge you to oppose the massive tax hikes contained in Mayor Emanuel's budget. The Mayor's plan is rife with bad fiscal policies designed to paper over years of overspending. While there are
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NTU Opposes Attempt to Reauthorize Export-Import Bank

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "NO" on H.R. 597, the "Reform Exports and Expand the American Economy Act." This legislation would reauthorize the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank through 2019, thereby perpetuating a program with dubious benefits and seri
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NTU Supports The "Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act Of 2015"

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on H.R. 3762, the "Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015." This legislation would repeal critical components of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) under expedited
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NTU Urges "Yes" Vote on "Default Prevention Act," H.R. 692

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on H.R. 692, the "Default Prevention Act." This legislation would eliminate the potential of a default on U.S. debt obligations and ensure stability in financial markets in the event that Congress does not raise
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Republican Study Committee Offers Real Solution to Debt Crisis

by Nan Swift / /

Faced with a rapidly approaching debt ceiling crisis on November 3, lawmakers have a big opportunity to secure much-needed savings for taxpayers. The Republican Study Committee's (RSC) "Terms of Credit Act: Budget, Work, and Grow" is an innovative legisla
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