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Statement on GAO Report on Flaring and Venting of Natural Gas

July 21, 2016 | Energy

Statement on GAO Report on Flaring and Venting of Natural Gas Ryan Alexander, president, Taxpayers for Common Sense, issued the following statement on the Government Accountability Office’s findings... Read More

Comments on Proposed Self-Bonding Rule

July 20, 2016 | Energy

Re: Comments on Proposed Self-Bonding Rule Changes, Docket ID: OSM-2016-0006 Dear Director Pizarchik: Taxpayers for Common Sense (“TCS”)... Read More

Debt Management and Fiscal Responsibility Act

July 13, 2016 |

Statement by Ms. Ryan Alexander, president of Taxpayers for Common Sense on Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) Introducing the Debt... Read More

Fiscal Conservative Coalition Tells Congress to Scrap OCO Deadline Gimmick

July 12, 2016 | Budget & Tax , National Security

Fiscal Conservative Coalition Tells Congress to Scrap OCO Deadline Gimmick On Tuesday, Taxpayers for Common Sense joined with 17 other fiscal conservative organizations in sending a letter to all members of... Read More

Make Your Voice Heard on Federal Coal Reform, Email BLM!

July 05, 2016 | Energy , Natural Resources

Make Your Voice Heard on Federal Coal Reform, Email BLM! Make your voice heard on federal coal reform!   Coal mined on federal land belongs to all U.S. taxpayers and getting a fair return for... Read More

Statement on Coal Valuation Rule

June 30, 2016 | Energy

Statement by Ryan Alexander, president, Taxpayers for Common Sense in response to the release today of the Consolidated Federal Oil & Gas... Read More

NDAA: Right/ Left Groups Urge Fiscal Conservative Positions

June 30, 2016 | National Security

NDAA: Right/ Left Groups Urge Fiscal Conservative Positions TCS and Right/Left groups sent the following letter to lawmakers today urging fiscally conservative positions for the FY17 National Defense Authorization Act.... Read More

TCS at Pittsburgh Public Hearing: Time to Fix Federal Coal, Get Fair Return

June 28, 2016 | Energy , Natural Resources

TCS at Pittsburgh Public Hearing: Time to Fix Federal Coal, Get Fair Return TCS Senior Program Director Autumn Hanna spoke today at a Dept. of Interior listening session on reforming federal coal.... Read More

TCS Joins Groups in Letter Opposing Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program

June 23, 2016 | Agriculture

TCS Joins Groups in Letter Opposing Wasteful Catfish Inspection Program TCS joined groups in a letter to House leadership this week expressing opposition to USDA's wasteful, duplicative catfish inspection program.... Read More

TCS Calls for Federal Coal Reform at BLM Hearing in Colorado

June 23, 2016 | Energy , Natural Resources

TCS Calls for Federal Coal Reform at BLM Hearing in Colorado Below are TCS Co-Founder Jill Lancelot's official remarks today at BLM's listening session in Grand Junction, Colorado on reforming federal coal.... Read More

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Weekly Wastebasket

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July 22, 2016

Vanishing Gas, Vanishing Revenue

The Interior Department (DOI) is doing a lousy job of tracking oil and gas production on federal lands, and it’s... Read More

TCS Rated 4-Star Charity!