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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
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February 21, 2017
On Spending, Is Rand Paul the Last Man Standing?
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was the only legislator to vote against Senate Concurrent Resolution 3, which sets the framework for budget negotiations in the 115th Congress.
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February 20, 2017
Illinois State Senators Reject ‘Grand Bargain’ Pension Bill
The Illinois General Assembly rejected a pension-reform bill proposed as part of a 12-bill “grand bargain” compromise budget package, Senate Bill 11, which includes income tax increases and a full state government budget plan.
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Health Care
February 19, 2017
Republicans Step Up Progress on Obamacare Repeal
President Trump and Republicans in Congress have identified March as their new deadline for their Obamacare replacement plans.
Government Spending
February 13, 2017
Soda Taxes: Regressive and Unnecessary
Cities across the nation have passed tax increase on sugar content in sweetened beverages. Despite the good intentions, research has shown efforts by companies have already reduced sugar and offered alternative options to informed consumers.
Government Spending
February 11, 2017
Move Some Federal Agencies Out of DC, Proposed Resolution States
Congress is considering a resolution advocating the moving of federal government agencies’ headquarters from Washington, DC to other cities.

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Government Spending
February 21, 2017
By Barry Poulson
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was the only legislator to vote against Senate Concurrent Resolution 3, which sets the framework for budget negotiations in the 115th Congress.
February 20, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
The Illinois General Assembly rejected a pension-reform bill proposed as part of a 12-bill “grand bargain” compromise budget package, Senate Bill 11, which includes income tax increases and a full state government budget plan.
February 19, 2017
By Matthew Glans
President Trump and Republicans in Congress have identified March as their new deadline for their Obamacare replacement plans.
February 13, 2017
By Thomas A. Hemphill
Cities across the nation have passed tax increase on sugar content in sweetened beverages. Despite the good intentions, research has shown efforts by companies have already reduced sugar and offered alternative options to informed consumers.
February 11, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Congress is considering a resolution advocating the moving of federal government agencies’ headquarters from Washington, DC to other cities.
February 6, 2017
By Tim Benson
Free college sounds wonderful, doesn't it? Like all things in life, if it sounds too good to be true, it's too good to be true.
February 3, 2017
By Seton Motley
Our nation’s tax code is a nightmare mess of thorny brambles. Interwoven with other thorny brambles.
February 2, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway, Matthew Glans, S.T. Karnick
“More lawmakers, all across the nation, are waking up to the economic and social benefits of right to work, and Missouri is just the latest state to board the worker freedom train.” - Jesse Hathaway
January 30, 2017
By Jim Lakely
ICCC-12 is your opportunity to meet the scientists, economists, engineers, and policy experts who persuaded Trump that man-made global warming is not a crisis, and therefore Barack Obama’s war on fossil fuels must be ended.
January 27, 2017
By Ben Johnson
Oakland, California lawmakers are hoping to talk the National Football League’s (NFL) Oakland Raiders out of plans to move to Las Vegas, offering a taxpayer-subsidized financing deal.