Issues


Aug 18, 2017

Sen. Manchin: ‘We Need a Competitive Global Tax Rate’

Our broken tax system is rigged to favor well-connected special interests at the expense of everyone else. The tax code is a Swiss cheese of carve outs, loopholes and corporate welfare…

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Aug 17, 2017

Regulations Cost Americans More Than Taxes

Talk about sticker shock! This year, the Treasury Department collected an all-time high in federal individual income tax collections. In fact, American taxpayers and corporations have paid $1.85 trillion in…

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Aug 17, 2017

Senator Nelson’s Chance to Put Words Into Action

It’s been more than thirty years since Congress last overhauled our tax laws, and in the decades since the tax code has become a complicated mess. Over 70 percent of Americans…

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Aug 17, 2017

Bold Leadership for a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code

Arlington, VA – To mark 31-years after the 1986 tax reform package President Ronald Reagan signed into law, House Ways & Means Chairman Kevin Brady, joined by Representatives Peter Roskam, David Schweikert…

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Aug 15, 2017

Instead of Continuing to Prop Up Obamacare, Lawmakers Should Deliver Relief to Americans

Arlington, VA – The Congressional Budget Office has issued a new report on Obamacare’s Cost-Sharing Reduction payments, which insurers and other special interests claim must continue in order to “stabilize” Obamacare…

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Aug 15, 2017

Sen. McCaskill: U.S. Tax Code “Broken and Needs Reform”

It’s been more than thirty years since Congress last overhauled our tax laws, and in the decades since the tax code has become a complicated mess. Over 70 percent of Americans…

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Aug 14, 2017

Sec. Mnuchin: Un-rigging the Tax Code Will Provide Trillions of Dollars in Revenue & Spur Economic Growth

An anemic 2-percent economic growth. This was the economic reality Americans were dealt under the Obama administration’s tangled web of federal regulations and broken tax system, which rigs our economy…

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Aug 11, 2017

Passing Historic Tax Reform Becomes Much More Difficult if Congress Doesn’t Act in 2017

Americans deserve a simplified, fairer and flatter tax code, but if Republicans are unable to galvanize around a positive vision for tax reform before the end of the year, making historic reforms…

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Aug 10, 2017

Sec. Mnuchin: Everyone, Republican or Democrat, Understands Tax Reform is Good for Jobs

Tax reform is good for job growth, and everyone knows it. That’s what Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was saying at an event hosted by Freedom Partners and Americans for Prosperity (AFP…

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Aug 10, 2017

Nearly 7 Million Americans Will Feel Full Force of Obamacare’s Exploding Costs Next Year

To date, health insurers across the country have requested an average premium rate increase of over 26 percent on individual market plans next year. Now, fresh data from the Kaiser Family Foundation…

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