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Tidal Wave of New Regulations Underscores Need for Congressional Action

by Nan Swift / /

The Executive Branch has been on a veritable "regulation spree," packing in as many new rules as possible before the clock winds down on this Administration.
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Letters 

NTU Urges NY Legislators to Oppose Price Controls

by Pete Sepp / /

Burdensome government mandates on businesses can drive up compliance costs, deter economic development, and in turn affect the finances of families across the state.
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Vote Alert 

Representatives Should Support Plan to Overturn Obamacare Menu-Labeling Rule

by Nan Swift / /

NTU urges all Representatives to vote "YES" on H.R. 2017, the "Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act."
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Lankford Report: Waste and Over-Regulation Costing Taxpayers

by Nan Swift / /

Freshman Senator James Lankford (R-OK) scored a touchdown for taxpayers with the release of his "Federal Fumbles" report detailing "100 ways the government dropped the ball."
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Jeb Bush's Regulatory Reform Proposal: "Do No Harm"

by Demian Brady, Michael Tasselmyer / /

The former Governor of Florida released a plan to ease some of the $1.88 trillion regulatory burden.
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House Takes Lead in Fight Against Nanny State

by Nan Swift / /

For the third Congress running, the House passed the REINS Act (Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny) with bipartisan support, 243-165. NTU has been a long-time supporter of the legislation and issued a key-vote alert ahead of today's floor
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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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Report: Regulations to Cost Taxpayers $1.9 Trillion

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

Ahead of SOTU, taxpayers should pay attention to how much the President's & the new Congress' proposals will add to the staggering 175,000 pages of federal regulations already on the books -- which a new study found will cost nearly $1.9 trillion
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Potential Net Neutrality Regulations Should Not Slow Down Comcast-TWC Merger

by Brandon Arnold / /

President Obama's request that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) implement net neutrality regulations has brought another important public policy matter back to the forefront: the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable (TWC). The
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Tab Supplemental 3 of 3: The BAKE SALE Act

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

As NTUF continues to improve our new website and The Taxpayer's Tab, Foundation staff brings you the latest BillTally research and commentary on the proposed spending. In the third of our supplemental posts, we scored H.R. 5417, the BAKE SALE Act of 2
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