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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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Vote Alert 

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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Press Release 

Taxpayer Group Praises Air Force for Permitting Open Competition to Replace Huey Helicopter, Warns Congress Against Tampering with Decision

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Last week's decision by Air Force officials to hold an open competition for the Twin Huey Replacement helicopter is a win-win for service people as well as taxpayers
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Letters 

NTU Joins Coalition in Support of Capping Regulatory Costs

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Regulations and their costs should be capped, tracked and disclosed annually.
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Blog 

Lapses at the CDC Demonstrate Need for Additional Congressional Oversight

by Clark Packard / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) has released an issue brief highlighting recent troubles at the agency.
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Letters 

Coalition to Congress: Increase Accountability, Stop Funding Unauthorized Programs

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On behalf of the members and supporters of our organizations, we write in support of the Unauthorized Spending Accountability (USA) Act of 2016.
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Letters 

NTU Urges Maryland Senate To Cut The Alcohol Sales Tax

by Clark Packard / /

If enacted, SB 220 would cut the alcohol sales tax from 9 percent to 5 percent.
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Letters 

NTU Urges Louisiana Legislature to Reject Alcohol Excise Tax Hike

by Clark Packard / /

If enacted, the bill would drastically increase the Pelican State's excise tax on alcohol, which would harm consumers and the state's economy.
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Letters 

NTU Urges Alaska Legislators to Reject the Tax Hikes Proposed by Governor Bill Walker

by Clark Packard / /

If these tax increases are enacted hardworking Alaskans will be made poorer and the state's economy will be less competitive.
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