Author Archives: CRS Staff

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

CRS signs coalition letter urging spending reform in debt limit fight

Today, the Coalition to Reduce Spending was proud to join alongside ten fiscally conservative organizations to urge Congressional leadership not to raise the debt limit “without significant reforms that put our nation on a path to fiscal balance.” Year after … Continue reading

Shane Hazel Signs Reject the Debt

We’re pleased to announce that Shane Hazel, running for Congress in Georgia’s 7th  Congressional District, has officially signed the Coalition to Reduce Spending’s pledge to reduce spending. The pledge stipulates that Hazel will not vote for any spending without offsets elsewhere … Continue reading

Nebraska Loses Another Health Insurance Provider

Recently, the Department of Health and Human Services released a report that shows premiums have doubled for individual health insurance plans since 2013. The HHS National Spokesperson stated that Americans were paying a whopping $3,000 more per year on health … Continue reading

Is the Pentagon overpaying for fuel?

The debate over Pentagon spending is hardly new, but it has picked up again after President Trump requested an additional $52 billion in funding for the Pentagon. Fiscal hawks are skeptical about large budget increases after reports this January that … Continue reading