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Budget Resolutions Offer Gains, Pains, for Taxpayers, Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Says

by Pete Sepp / /

Taxpayers have cause for celebration or consternation, depending on which of this week‰Ûªs two Congressional Budget Resolutions they read ‰ÛÒ and, what parts of each they read. That‰Ûªs the observation of the 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU),
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Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Announces Major Campaign To "Stop the Tax Attack"

by Pete Sepp / /

The 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU) today announced an advertising campaign focused on highlighting the negative impact of discriminatory energy tax measures on the economy, the long-term budget picture, and systemic tax reform. The ads are
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Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Calls Latest Twist on McDonnell Plan "Taxpayer Nightmare"

by Douglas Kellogg / /

In response to Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's now $6.1 billion transportation tax increase proposal over 5 years, the 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU) has stepped up its opposition to the plan, saying it has reached "taxpayer nightmare sta
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Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Calls President's Sequester Comments "Stall Tactic," Criticizes Unbalanced Tax Grab

by Pete Sepp, Douglas Kellogg / /

"Once again the clock is ticking on Washington to get serious about spending reductions, and once again the White House's response is: delay the sequester and hike taxes even higher."
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21 Watchdogs Urge Congress to Pass Bill Repealing Obamacare's “Dangerous”Bureaucratic Review Board

by Douglas Kellogg / /

21 leading free market, conservative, organizations have sent a joint letter to Congress advocating repeal of the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), the bureaucratic spear-point of the Affordable Care Act.
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To Boost Recovery, Back LNG Exports, Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Says

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Today the National Taxpayers Union (NTU) reaffirmed its support for the development of an export market for liquefied natural gas (LNG), both for the widespread economic benefits gained and due to the group's longstanding commitment to free and open trade
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Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Praises FTC for Ending Google Search Investigation; Urges Other Agencies, Officials to Steer Clear

by Pete Sepp / /

One antitrust nightmare has been avoided; no more witch hunts. That's the message from the 362,000-member National Taxpayers Union (NTU) on the heels of today's announcement from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that the agency had concluded its investi
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Nation's Oldest Taxpayer Group Cheers as Bipartisan Whistleblower-Protection Legislation Clears Congress

by Pete Sepp / /

Even in a rancorous lame duck environment, Washington can still make progress toward fiscal responsibility, and the Senate's passage of legislation to help protect federal government whistleblowers from retaliation on the job is proof positive. That's the
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Coalition of 22 Fiscally-Conservative Groups to Congress: Don‘t Undermine “Sequester”Budget Cuts

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Today, a coalition of leading fiscally-conservative organizations sent a letter to Capitol Hill, urging Congress to respect the $109 billion level of scheduled spending reductions to occur in 2013 under the Budget Control Act‰Ûªs ‰ÛÏsequester‰Û mechanism
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