INSIGHTS: CELL PHONE TAXES AND FEES New Tax Foundation Study Released: Americans Pay an Average of 17% in Cell Phone Taxes U.S. wireless consumers pay an average of over 17 percent in taxes and fees on their cell phone bill, including more than 11 percent in state and local charges, according to … [Read more...]
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INSIGHTS: TRUTH AS A COMMODITY Guest Columnist Gary Weber: President at G.M. Weber and Associates LLC I’ve spent nearly half my life working in and around Washington, DC. I began my career in 1987 and knew I would have to work hard to gain respect. I quickly realized there was an equally … [Read more...]
INSIGHTS: Guest Columnist Veronique De Rugy: Senior Research Fellow at Mercatus Center at George Mason University A version of this commentary appeared in The Washington Examiner Recently the president announced that he would be holding firm on his demand for $1.6 trillion in new tax revenue … [Read more...]
INSIGHTS: PUBLIC SERVANTS BETTER PAID THAN PRIVATE SECTOR Guest Columnist Tom Schatz: President, Citizens Against Government Waste Think fast: Who gets better compensation - state government workers or their private-sector counterparts? Those who answer the private sector would be … [Read more...]
JUST RELEASED Last week John Dunham and Citizens Against Government Waste held a press conference at the National Press Club to release a new report: Public Servants or Privileged Class: How State Government Employees are Paid Better then Their Privatep-Sector Counterparts. INSIGHTS: 2012 … [Read more...]