Author Archives: CRS Staff

32 fiscally conservative organizations tell Congress: Don’t bring back earmarks!

Today, we were proud to join 31 other fiscally conservative organizations to send a resounding message to Congress: Don’t bring back earmarks. We were joined by the National Taxpayers Union, FreedomWorks, Americans for Prosperity, ALEC, Americans for Tax Reform, Heritage Action, … Continue reading

A year of firsts

From all of us at the Coalition, we hope you and yours have a safe and happy New Year. Take a moment to read this quick note from CRS founder and president Jonathan Bydlak about one of the most unique … Continue reading

Open Letter to Congress: Strengthen Fiscal Controls

The Coalition to Reduce Spending is proud to sign on to a coalition letter urging Congress not to forget the “true tax,” as Milton Friedman famously characterized runaway spending and debt. The letter is cosigned by 15 organizations: Coalition to Reduce … Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE: Sen. Eric Brakey pledges to Reject the Debt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jake Grant, Outreach Director Email: jake@reducespending.org STATE SENATOR ERIC BRAKEY PLEDGES TO ‘REJECT THE DEBT’ IN US SENATE RACE Brakey joins nonpartisan coalition that includes Sen. Ted Cruz (TX), Rep. Jim Banks (IN-3), Rep. Warren Davidson (OH-8), … Continue reading

Jonathan Bydlak in The Hill: GOP refusal to deal with spending will haunt tax overhaul

Writing today in The Hill, CRS founder and president Jonathan Bydlak discusses ongoing tax reform efforts in light of the Thursday release of the GOP tax plan. On Thursday, Americans got their first look at the president’s long-anticipated tax plan with the … Continue reading