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Chairman Brady Offers Commendable Approach to Tax Extenders

by Jenn Fedor / /

Today, NTU expressed support for the tax extenders package released Monday by House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX).
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National Taxpayers Union Responds to Passage of the Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2015

by Jenn Fedor / /

Last night, the House of Representatives unanimously passed S.2036, the "Equity in Government Compensation Act of 2015" which will cap the salaries of executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. In late June, the boards of Fannie and Freddie approved outrag
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National Taxpayers Union Responds to Keystone Pipeline Decision

by Nan Swift / /

Today the country took a step in the wrong direction from job creation and economic growth.
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NTU Urges South Carolina Public Service Commission to Reject Cell Phone Tax Hike

by Jenn Fedor / /

On Tuesday, the South Carolina Public Service Commission (PSC) will hear arguments about whether to apply a new tax to cell phones in the Palmetto State in order to line the pockets of major telecommunications corporations. With the help of its South Caro
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Trans-Pacific Partnership Has a Long Road Ahead

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While Congress is not likely to vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) until early next year, its agreement among the twelve Pacific Rim nations could offer a significant boost to the U.S. economy. Pursuant to the Trade Promotion Authority process en
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Victory For Taxpayers on Overturning Salary Hikes for Fannie and Freddie

by Jenn Fedor / /

NTU is encouraged by the movement in the overwhelming bipartisan support in overturning the compensation of Fannie and Freddie's CEO's from $4 million to be to be capped at $600,000. We are thankful to the leadership of Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA) on the House v
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Cruz Senate Agenda Would Cut Budget By $169 Billion Annually

by Douglas Kellogg / /

Today, National Taxpayers Union Foundation (NTUF) released an analysis of 2016 Presidential Candidate and Senator Ted Cruz's (R-TX) legislative agendas, finding he supported a reduction in federal spending by an average of $169.4 billion a year during his
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The Answer to Puerto Rico Debt Crisis is Reform, Not Bankruptcy

by Douglas Kellogg / /

Today, National Taxpayers Union (NTU) President Pete Sepp submitted comments to Congress urging legislators to avoid Chapter 9 bankruptcy for Puerto Rico, and consider comprehensive reforms that can put the Commonwealth on reliable fiscal footing long-ter
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National Taxpayers Union Hammers Supreme Court’s “Troubling” Burwell Decision

by Douglas Kellogg / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) expressed great disappointment with the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to effectively overturn the law of the land as it ruled in favor of the federal government in the King v. Burwell case.
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Trade Vote Is a Win for Taxpayers, Economy, and American Leadership

by Douglas Kellogg / /

National Taxpayers Union (NTU) cheers the passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) today by the U.S. House of Representatives. NTU has been a leader in supporting TPA, which will allow our nation to enter into new trade agreements with foreign allies an
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