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Job Loss, Rising Energy Costs Won’t Deter EPA & Friends

by Douglas Kellogg / /

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been making and implementing onerous rules for decades – it's what they do. Fortunately, the agency's recent, and especially alarming regulatory assault on coal power is finally earning a rebuke from oth
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NTU Disappointed by Governor Wolf's Veto of Liquor Privatization Bill

by Clark Packard, Elizabeth Dolan / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) was extremely disappointed by Governor Wolf's (D-PA) ill-advised veto of House Bill 466 last week. After multiple privatization efforts have stalled in the Pennsylvania Senate, the time was ripe for the state to do away with
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Recovery Audit Contractor Program Saves Medicare from Itself

by Allyson Clawson / /

​On June 23rd, our friends at Citizens Against Government Waste hosted a panel discussion about the importance of the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program in regard to Medicare. This program is essential to cutting out inefficient methods and mon
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Supreme Court Blocks Draconian Utility MACT Rule

by Nan Swift / /

Today, the Supreme Court sided with the State of Michigan and overturned the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Mercury and Air Toxics rule. The regulatory scheme is more commonly referred to as the Utility MACT Rule, short for "Utility Maximum Achie
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NTU Thanks Senators for Support of Trade Promotion Authority

by Elizabeth Dolan / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) would like to thank all United States Senators who stood up for freer markets and limited government by passing Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) this afternoon. Expanded international commerce and lower tariffs are crucial to
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NTU in the News: Roundup

by Alwyn Lansing / /

Today's roundup: The Salt Lake Tribune discusses a new version of the MFA, NTU President Pete Sepp is on a panel about the Tongass National Forest, and also talks to OneNewsNow about the "taxpayer bill of rights."
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NTU Hosts Panel on FTC Threat to Limited Government

by Allyson Clawson / /

Recently, National Taxpayers Union (NTU) hosted a Capitol Hill panel discussion concerning the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and its impact on American taxpayers. The panel was held in conjunction with the release of a new policy paper from NTU Presiden
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NTU Congratulates Florida on Telecommunications Tax Cut

by Elizabeth Dolan / /

The National Taxpayers Union (NTU) would like to congratulate Florida taxpayers on a very deserving triumph. Earlier this week, Florida lawmakers overwhelmingly approved a plan that will lower cable, satellite television and wireless phone taxes. HB33A de
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NTU in the News: Roundup

by Alwyn Lansing / /

SBA loan guarantees for sports cars?! NTU's Pete Sepp cautions against the Small Business Administration's (SBA) backing loans to luxury car dealers such as Lamborghini with taxpayer money. Sepp said, "These are loans the private sector wouldn't make so h
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