BUDGET & SPENDING

MEMO FOR THE MOVEMENT

A Transportation Bill should not be used as an Opportunity to Increase Federal Spending RE: The next transportation reauthorization is shaping up to be yet another big spending boondoggle. Despite four straight trillion dollar annual deficits, Congress refuses to accept the need to budget responsibly and prioritize transportation spending. Instead, both the House (H.R.7) and …

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BUDGET & SPENDING

Minimum Wage Increases Cost For Everyone, Helps No One

Minimum Wage Increases Cost For Everyone, Helps No One (via Just Jagger)

Californians have officially been told, by actions of …

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NTLC Analysis of California's November 2012 Ballot Propositions

“With the sheer number and complexity of the measures this election, ‘Ballot Fatigue’, and across the board ‘no’ votes can occur. It would be tragic if these measures were swept away by the crescendo of ‘no’s’ deserved by the other eight measures. These three propositions – 32, 33 and 35 – earned a ‘yes’ vote because they will be of great help to California’s future.” stated Lewis K. Uhler, President of NTLC. …

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NTLC Analysis of November 2012 California Ballot Propositions

“With the sheer number and complexity of the measures this election, ‘Ballot Fatigue’, and across the board ‘no’ votes can occur. It would be tragic if these measures were swept away by the crescendo of ‘no’s’ deserved by the other eight measures. These three propositions – 32, 33 and 35 – earned a ‘yes’ vote because they will be of great help to California’s future.” stated Lewis K. Uhler, President of NTLC. …

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NTLC Is a Party to the End of Obamacare

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NTLC SUPPORTs FOR “THE STATE HEALTH FLEXIBILITY ACT”

In a letter posted March 14, 2012, National Tax Limitation Committee President, Lew Uhler, urged members of congress and taxpayers alike to support HR 4160 “The State Health Flexibility Act”. …

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Obama ‘Jobs Recovery’ More Than 100 Million Not Working

January’s labor report confirmed yet another month with over 100 million Americans not working. In fact, more than 100 million Americans have not been working in Obama’s workers’ paradise for all of 2012 and 2013, a unique achievement in American history.

White House spokesman James Carney hailed this as a milestone on the path toward …

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PLF BRIEF TO SUPREME COURT TARGETS FEDERAL HEALTH-INSURANCE MANDATE

Pacific Legal Foundation, the National Tax Limitation Committee, and the Cato Institute, along with a number of other pro-freedom organizations, today urged the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down the individual mandate provision of the new federal health care law. In an amicus brief, the organizations contend that the mandate — requiring virtually every American who is not covered by an employer to buy government-dictated health insurance — exceeds Congress’ authority under the Constitution’s Commerce Clause. …

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Putting Congress Back in Control of Tax Policy

As posted in the Washington Times July 9, 2014:

By Lewis K. Uhler and Peter J. Ferrara

House Speaker John A. Boehner is confronted by a president who has become virtually lawless: He runs roughshod over existing laws and legislation by changing them or not enforcing them, in complete violation of the separation …

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Restoring Fiscal Order – by Peter Ferrara and Lewis K. Uhler

The baby boom generation started to retire last year on Medicare, and it is beginning to retire this year on Social Security. Social Security and Medicare expenditures will consequently explode over the next two decades, and beyond. …

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