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TCS Urges the House to Support Flood Insurance Bill

TCS Urges the House to Support Flood Insurance Bill On Tuesday, TCS sent a letter to the House of Representatives voicing its strong support for H.R. 2901 - the Flood Insurance Market Parity... Read More

Fiscal Groups Support Flake Amendment #3820 to Cut Wasteful Corps Funding

April 26, 2016 | Budget & Tax , National Security

Fiscal Groups Support Flake Amendment #3820 to Cut Wasteful Corps Funding TCS and the fiscal groups below sent the following letter urging Senators to support Amendment #3820 to cut wasteful Army Corps of Engineers funding.... Read More

Fiscal Groups Oppose Murray Amendment #3813

April 25, 2016 | Budget & Tax , National Security

Fiscal Groups Oppose Murray Amendment #3813 TCS and the groups below sent the following letter to the Senate regarding Amendment #3813 to the FY17 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill.... Read More

TCS Comments on Lost Gas Rule

April 22, 2016 | Energy , Natural Resources

TCS Comments on Lost Gas Rule Comments to the Bureau of Land Management on Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation, Proposed... Read More

Letter to House: “National Catastrophe Fund” Would Be Financially Catastrophic

Letter to House: “National Catastrophe Fund” Would Be Financially Catastrophic On Thursday, Taxpayers for Common Sense and six other oganizations sent a letter to the House of Representatives voicing the coalition's... Read More

Right/Left Coalition Proposes $38.6 Billion Worth of Pentagon Savings

April 19, 2016 | National Security

Right/Left Coalition Proposes $38.6 Billion Worth of Pentagon Savings Keeping the Fiscal Year 2017 budget in line with the caps will help the Department of Defense ...... Read More

Coalition Letter to Support Reform for Miscellaneous Tariff Bills

Coalition Letter to Support Reform for Miscellaneous Tariff Bills On Thursday, Taxpayers for Common Sense and nine other groups sent a letter to Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Chairman of the House Ways and... Read More

TCS Supports Equal Access to Congressional Research Reports Act of 2016

April 06, 2016 | Budget & Tax

TCS Supports Equal Access to Congressional Research Reports Act of 2016 TCS signed onto the following letters in support of The Equal Access to Congressional Research Reports Act of 2016 (H.R. 4702 and S. 2639).... Read More

TCS Urges BLM to Avoid Delays, Reduce Wasted Gas Now

March 14, 2016 | Energy , Natural Resources

TCS Urges BLM to Avoid Delays, Reduce Wasted Gas Now In January, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposed new rules to limit the amount of gas being vented, flared, and leaked from oil and... Read More

TCS Urges Lawmakers to End Ethanol Blender Pump Spending

February 02, 2016 | Agriculture , Energy

TCS Urges Lawmakers to End Ethanol Blender Pump Spending TCS sent the following letter urging Senators to prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from spending $100 million on ethanol blender pumps.... Read More

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April 29, 2016

Cutting Ties with Clean Coal

Lawmakers are trying to resuscitate the failed idea of “clean coal” with more subsidies for “carbon capture... Read More

TCS Celebrates 20th Anniversary

U.S. Coal to Germany

The Unaffordable F-35