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Army Corps of Engineers Kicks Sand in the Face of Taxpayers

by Andy Truelove / /

Every year, millions in state and federal tax dollars are spent to heap tons of sand on America's beaches.
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Irresponsible TPP Letter Misses the Mark on Trade

by Clark Packard / /

Yesterday, a group of six Republican members of Congress sent a letter to President Obama demanding his administration renegotiate the TPP.
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House Takes Steps to Protect the Power of the Purse

by Andy Truelove / /

House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (IL-6) recently convened a hearing entitled, "Defying the Constitution: The Administration's Unlawful Funding of the Cost Sharing Reduction Program,
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Common Ground on Tax Reform

by Andy Truelove / /

Our friends at the Taxpayers Protection Alliance hosted a standing-room only briefing entitled "Independence Day 2.0: Freedom from Our Outdated Tax Code,
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2016 Democratic Party Platform – Financial Services

by Clark Packard / /

Dodd-Frank, passed in 2010, dramatically overhauled America's financial sector, yet economic growth has been sclerotic and capital remains sidelined.
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2016 Democratic Party Platform – Trade

by Clark Packard / /

Clinton, like Republican nominee Donald Trump, has taken an increasingly hostile view toward free trade.
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2016 Democratic Party Platform – Defense Spending

by Clark Packard / /

Over the years, NTU has been critical of bloated Pentagon budgets and wasteful military spending.
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2016 Republican Party Platform – Free Trade

by Clark Packard / /

What we found was disappointing, but that's not surprising given the Party's standard bearer has made hostility to free trade a centerpiece of his campaign.
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2016 Republican Party Platform – Taxation

by Clark Packard / /

Thankfully the Platform acknowledges the complicated nature of the current tax code and calls for completing overhauling the code and radically simplifying it.
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2016 Republican Party Platform – Financial Services

by Clark Packard / /

America's financial system and its capital markets are the envy of the globalized financial system, but our status as the financial capital of the world is in jeopardy thanks in part to bad public policies emanating from Washington, D.C.
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