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Victory For Taxpayers on Overturning Salary Hikes for Fannie and Freddie

by Jenn Fedor / /

NTU is encouraged by the movement in the overwhelming bipartisan support in overturning the compensation of Fannie and Freddie's CEO's from $4 million to be to be capped at $600,000. We are thankful to the leadership of Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA) on the House v
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Letters 

NTU Joins Coalition To Keep The Caps

by Brandon Arnold / /

On behalf of our organizations and the millions of members we represent, we urge you to ensure that any legislation providing discretionary funding for Fiscal Year 2016 adhere to the discretionary spending levels set forth by the Budget Control Act of 201
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Blog 

Bernie Sanders' Trillion-Dollar Legislative Agendas

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

NTU Foundation has been tracking the costs of Senator Sanders' legislative agendas ever since he was elected to the Senate. He has proposed, on average, over $1 trillion in annual spending increases during that time.
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Letters 

NTU Joins Coalition Urging Congress to Rein in Fannie and Freddie

by Clark Packard / /

We the undersigned organizations, representing hundreds of thousands of hardworking Americans fed up with government spending and overreach, urge members of Congress to pass H.R. 1673, the "Enterprise Secondary Reserve Taxpayer Protection and Government A
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Biden Being Biden: A Legislative Perspective

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

Ahead of a possible run for the White House, NTU Foundation looked at how then-Senator Biden's legislative priorities would have impacted the federal budget.
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CBO: Sequester Repeal Would Raise Deficits, Lower Growth

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

The economic benefits of repealing sequestration are uncertain, at best, and would likely be offset by the long-term losses that higher deficits would cause.
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NTU Joins Free-Market Groups in Support of the PREPARE Act of 2015

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On behalf of the undersigned free-market and taxpayer organizations, we urge you to join Reps. Matt Cartwright, D-Pa., and Leonard Lance, R-N.J., in supporting the Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience and Effec
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Vote Alert 

NTU Urges All Senators to Vote No on the Export-Import Bank

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Senators to vote "NO" on the Kirk amendment to H.R. 22, the legislative vehicle for the Highway Trust Fund legislation. This amendment would reauthorize the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank, thereby perpetuating a program with dubious benefits and
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GAO: Debt Ceiling Standoff Cost Taxpayers $38 Million

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

According to a new report from the Government Accountability Office, delays in debt ceiling negotiations cost taxpayers between $38 million and $70 million in 2013. They recommended three alternative approaches to how lawmakers deal with the debt limit.
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