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TCS Analysis of President’s FY2015 Budget

TCS Analysis of President’s FY2015 Budget TCS staff will be combing through the President's budget over the next several hours and days.... Read More

Summary of Senate Finance Committee’s Tax Extenders Package

April 03, 2014 | Our Take | Budget & Tax

Summary of Senate Finance Committee’s Tax Extenders Package On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) released the version of the tax extenders package that the... Read More

Energy Tax Extenders in Senate EXPIRE Act

April 03, 2014 | Our Take | Agriculture , Budget & Tax , Energy

On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) released the version of the tax extenders package that the... Read More

High Tech Border Tower Boondoggle Resurrected

March 24, 2014 | Our Take | National Security

High Tech Border Tower Boondoggle Resurrected The long-delayed contract for Integrated Fixed Towers (IFTs) along the southwest border was awarded late in February. To remind those who... Read More

Agriculture Appropriations Hearing Highlights Waste in Farm Subsidy Programs

March 05, 2014 | Our Take | Agriculture

Agriculture Appropriations Hearing Highlights Waste in Farm Subsidy Programs At today’s House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on the USDA Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Budget, Inspector... Read More

The Lost Cause of Clean Coal

March 05, 2014 | Our Take | Budget & Tax , Energy

The Lost Cause of Clean Coal A recent congressional hearing (“DOE Oversight: Status of Clean Coal Programs”, House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on... Read More

Let The Good Times Roll for Shipbuilders

March 04, 2014 | Our Take | National Security

Let The Good Times Roll for Shipbuilders On the calendar it’s “Fat Tuesday” and if you don’t already know it, the unofficial theme of Fat Tuesday is "Laissez Les Bon Temps... Read More

FY15 Budget and OCO Funding

March 04, 2014 | Our Take | Budget & Tax

“…this is the first time in 13 years we will be presenting a budget to the Congress of the United States that's not a war-footing... Read More

Breakdown of Rep. Camp’s Tax Reform Proposal

February 26, 2014 | Our Take | Agriculture , Budget & Tax , Energy , Transportation & Infrastructure

Breakdown of Rep. Camp’s Tax Reform Proposal TCS analysis and commentary on the draft tax reform proposal released by Rep. Dave Camp this week. ... Read More

Secretary of Defense FY15 advance budget briefing

February 24, 2014 | Our Take | Budget & Tax , National Security

This afternoon the Secretary of Defense and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs showed a little leg on the subject of the fiscal year 2015... Read More

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Weekly Wastebasket

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April 18, 2014

Western Welfare Queens

Americans often look at the men and women who earn their living off the land in the west as rugged... Read More

The President’s Budget for FY2015

The President's proposed budget for fiscal year 2015 is out. Get the facts and see our analysis.

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