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Will Presidential Contenders Stand Up to Big Ethanol?

by Nan Swift / /

For taxpayers seeking presidential candidates who will tackle reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard, Saturday's Iowa Ag Summit indicated the field might be a bit thin.
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It Costs $206,377 to Fly Air Force One

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

For some time now, NTU Foundation has tracked the international travel of American presidents and offered whatever insight we can into what it costs taxpayers. New information has revealed that it costs over $206,000 per hour to fly Air Force One in FY 20
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Puerto Rican Debt Primer: Causes and Solutions

by Dan Barrett / /

Because of over-spending and relying on a possible federal bailout, Puerto Rico is saddled with over $70 billion and recently was denied restructuring rights under Chapter 9 bankruptcy rules. Bondholders, who expect to receive returns on their investments
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Presidential Travel Update: Obama Heads to India

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

President Obama is currently making official stops in India and Saudi Arabia. This marks the second time President Obama has visited India and the third time he's been to Saudi Arabia since being elected to office. To date, President Obama has been on
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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: OECD Backs $68 Billion in Proposals

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

NTUF's latest Policy Paper breaks down the numbers behind the proposals in OECD's 2014 Economic Survey of the United States. Among some positive reforms like tax simplification, the Survey suggests the U.S. should take up policies such as minimum
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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: Travel Update & New Senate Analysis

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

President Obama is wrapping up a week-long trip to Asia & Australia, and NTU Foundation has an update to our ongoing analysis of presidential travel to show how Mr. Obama's travel compares to that of other Chief Executives. Also featured is a rundown
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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: Kansas Senate Race

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

The latest NTUF research with a special focus on the Senate race in Kansas. Independent Greg Orman proposed $4.79 billion in new spending, while Republican Pat Roberts would cut the budget by $17.8 billion.
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The CDC, Obamacare, & Ebola

by Dan Barrett / /

Watching the news these days, it's clear that there's a lot of anxiety about Ebola. Nightly news segments speak of the mysterious virus spreading through western Africa, sounding like a chapter of The Hot Zone or a narrative in The Coming Plague. While Co
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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: Mandatory Minimum Sentences

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

The latest research from NTUF's BillTally project.
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