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National Priorities Project
nominated for 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
Now that Millenials are primary investors in the federal budget, shouldn't we have a say in what it looks like?
How the U.S. Military Avoided Budget Cuts, Lied About Doing So, Then Asked for Billions More
The president’s new budget contains initiatives that would be widely popular with the American people, including jobs, education, and closing corporate tax loopholes. The proposal also includes raising military spending.
We all have a stake in the national debate about how this money will be raised and spent. Federal Budget 101 is a no-nonsense, accessible guide to the federal budget - process and impact.
Becky Sweger will present NPP's tax data and research at the Financial Transparency Coalition's March community meeting.
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