"tax reform"

House Budget Alternative | Spending Daily

April 8, 2014

This week, the House was set to vote on the Ryan budget proposal released last week. However, last night the most influential conservatives in the House proposed an alternative plan that aims to balance the budget in just four years instead of 10.

Economy Needs Entitlement, Tax Reform | B.A. Spending Daily

News Roundup | August 22, 2013

According to the Washington Free Beacon, Mohamed El-Erian, who is chairman of President Obama’s Global Development Council, argued the economy would continue to be weak until Washington enacted “major” tax and entitlement reforms. We couldn’t agree more.

Lenwood Brooks on Cavuto

August 12, 2013

According to The Wall Street Journal, a large amount of American taxpayers are denouncing their citizenship and leaving the country. Lenwood Brooks, policy director of Public Notice, joins Cavuto on Fox Business to discuss how this proves we need a comprehensive reform of the U.S. tax code.

Treasury Secretary Shrugs Off $759 Billion Deficit | B.A. Spending Daily

News Roundup | July 29, 2013

Reuters reports U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said in a television interview yesterday, “We have already done a lot of deficit reduction.” While this year’s budget deficit is expected to be less than $1 trillion – the first time in four years that’s happened – it’s still expected to top $750 billion. Which means: Mr. Treasury Secretary, we still need more deficit reduction.

IRS Exposed Thousands of Social Security Numbers | B.A. Spending Daily

Public Pulse | July 9, 2013

In another case of federal government (and Internal Revenue Service) incompetence, National Journal (subscription required) reports that the IRS mistakenly revealed tens of thousands of Americans’ Social Security Numbers. Remember, this will be the agency partially in charge of your healthcare under Obamacare.

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News Roundup | June 27, 2013

The Hill, Politico and The Wall Street Journal report that members of the Senate Finance Committee could today reveal their outline for comprehensive tax reform.

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News Roundup | June 13, 2013

Politico says some lawmakers are considering retirement because they’re worried their health insurance premiums will increase … due to the 2010 health care law passed by Congress.