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RSC American Worker Report Deserves Consideration in Congress

The Republican Study Committee American Worker Task Force report includes more than 100 recommendations on education, labor, and welfare programs that would eliminate wasteful spending and increase the efficiency of the federal government.  

Thomas Schatz September 23, 2020
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Joe Biden Proposes Eliminating Real Estate Sales Exchanges to Fund New Social Programs

Joe Biden wants to eliminate real estate sales exchanges for new social programs. 

CAGW Staff August 7, 2020
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The Ongoing Debate Over What People Can Drink and What They Are Taxed

There is an ongoing debate over why states should have a stake in what residents are allowed to drink and how much they should be taxed. 

CAGW Staff July 22, 2020
Agency Comments

CAGW urges White House to Withdraw Proposed EOs regarding Foreign Reference Drug Pricing

CAGW asks the White House Chief of Staff to withdraw any proposed Executive Orders regarding foreign drug pricing. 

Frances Floresca July 20, 2020
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States Should Cut Spending, Not Raise Taxes

State governments should be focused on cutting spending to offset revenue losses, not raising taxes.  

CAGW Staff July 1, 2020
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Congressional Inaction on Internet Sales Tax Creates Adverse Reaction in the States

Congressional inaction and a Supreme Court case has caused problems for how states can impose sales taxes on online sales. 

Frances Floresca July 1, 2020
Letters to Officials

Coalition Urges Treasury Action on Upcoming "Fiscal Cliff" of Tax Payment Deadlines

Coalition urges Treasury Sec. Mnuchin to defer tax payment deadlines.

Frances Floresca June 24, 2020
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Joe Biden Should Reject the Far-Left’s Demands

While Joe Biden is all but guaranteed to be the Democratic nominee for president, he is still far from wooing the Far-Left.

CAGW Staff April 17, 2020
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Congress can Prevent Taxpayers from Getting Hit with Health Insurance Tax

With only a couple weeks left on the 2019 legislative calendar and much of the air on Capitol Hill being consumed by impeachment, Congress is missing out on a painless bipartisan victory that could save taxpayers hundreds of dollars in health...

Peter Klensch December 9, 2019
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The End to the Chicago Teacher Strike Underscores Pension Crisis

While Windy City children can finally start heading back to school, the Chicago Teachers Union’s (CTU) 11-day strike resulted in no reform, to the detriment of students, taxpayers, and the fiscal health of the entire state of Illinois.

Peter Klensch November 6, 2019
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D.C. Soda Tax Could Give Taxpayers A Nasty Toothache

The D.C. City Council could approve one of the highest soda taxes in the nation.

Peter Klensch October 11, 2019
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House Democrats Going Big in Green New Deal Corporate Giveaways

House Ways and Means Chairman Neal wants to go big on green energy package. 

Allen Johnson September 12, 2019

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