Media Center

Press Kit

Visit our Press Kit web page to direct access and download our logos, images and bios of TCS leadership, and select reports.
Click Here for Press Kit »
All the latest content from TCS
Press Releases

Budget Watchdog Documents Low Federal Effective Tax Rates for Large Oil and Gas Companies

July 31, 2014

Effective Tax Rates of Oil and Gas Companies: Cashing in on Special Treatment report finds variety of special tax provisions allows companies to defer billions in taxes... Read More

Our Take

DKRW Again Seeking a Loan Guarantee as a Last Resort

July 18, 2014

Recently, executives from DKRW Advanced Fuels have said they plan on visiting officials at the Department of Energy (DOE) in the near future... Read More

Our Take

Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Nearly $550 Billion Spending Bill

July 18, 2014

This week the Senate Appropriations Committee took up the Pentagon spending bill for fiscal year (FY) 2015. When all was said and done, the... Read More

Letters & Testimony

Letter to Senate Appropriations Committee: Reject more funding for F-35

July 17, 2014

This week the Senate Appropriations Committee began its consideration of H.R. 4870, the appropriations bill for the Department of Defense... Read More

Our Take

Government Report: Further Delays May Be In Store for Vogtle Project

July 16, 2014

The project to build two nuclear reactors for the Georgia-based Plant Vogtle, owned by Georgia Power and its partners, faces many challenges... Read More

Our Take

Energy and Water Bill Passes House

July 16, 2014

On Thursday, the House approved a $34 billion energy and water spending bill, providing funding for projects ranging from water development... Read More

TCS appearances in the media

U.S. Export-Import Bank at heart of debate over federal role

July 31, 2014 | World-Herald Bureau

WASHINGTON — Shipping millions of dollars worth of popcorn to an overseas buyer is a risky proposition. Nebraska-based Preferred Popcorn... Read More


Christmas in July for Coal Companies

July 29, 2014 | US News & World Report

Tomorrow morning, the Bureau of Land Management will hold another lease sale of federally owned coal. And it’s going to be a lousy deal for... Read More


Golden Hammer: U.S. squandered $34 million on failed Afghan soybean project

July 25, 2014 | Washington Times

Call it the great American soybean heist, the latest tale of U.S. taxpayer abuse to emanate from Afghanistan. Despite clear evidence... Read More

Media Contact
Contact Our Experts
The experts working at Taxpayers for Commons Sense are happy to be contacted for all types of press inquiries.

To make a request to reach any one of our experts, please call 202-546-8500 x 3 or email info <at>

To find out more about the experts working at Taxpayers for Common Sense, see our staff page.



Weekly Wastebasket

Our weekly reality-check for federal spending. View All

July 25, 2014

Van Halen Port Policy

Panama! Panama-ah-ah-ah! The lyrics from the eponymous Van Halen song from the 1980s could just as easily be... Read More

Got a Tip?

Tip Line