A quick look at tax reform working even after Tax Day

It's been four months since tax reform was signed into law and it is still a big winner for taxpayers, business and the overall American economy. The Daily Signal has the commentary: It lowers individual taxes, corporate taxes, and taxes on small businesses. Ninety percent of businesses are small businesses. They are truly the backbone of America’s economy. ... Under the new tax plan, the corporate rate has been slashed to 21 percent. That’s far from being the lowest tax rate in the world, but it’s still a huge improvement for American businesses. One ...

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Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Commends Rep. Sanford for Introducing the Penny Plan in the House of Representatives

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, praising Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) for introducing a bill in the House that would codify the Penny Plan. Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund is a longtime supporter of the Penny Plan and has included it in their Yellow Card agenda for the American people. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund and our millions of grassroots supporters across the country commend Rep. Mark Sanford and his original co-sponsors for introducing the Penny Plan in the House of Repres...

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President Trump’s trust in CIA Director Mike Pompeo laid the groundwork for a summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un

CIA Director and Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over Easter weekend to negotiate terms for an upcoming summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Fox News has the details: CIA Director Mike Pompeo met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over Easter weekend in an effort to lay the groundwork for a summit between Kim and President Trump, Fox News has confirmed. Pompeo's trip, which was first reported by The Washington Post, came to light hours after Trump told reporters that the U.S. and North Korea are ...

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Jenny Beth Martin: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate”

Patrick Morrisey is a strong constitutional conservative who wants to dismantle big government and with so many politicians in Washington stuck in the swamp, the Senate could use a man like Patrick. He doesn’t just talk the talk, he walks the walk and it’s no surprise that the Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund has endorsed him in the West Virginia Senate Republican Primary. Breitbart has the details: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate,” Martin said. The Tea Party Patriots president continued: On ...

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Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Weekly Report from Washington for 4/16/18

CALENDAR: Both the House and the Senate will return Monday and stay in session through Thursday. LAST WEEK ON THE HOUSE FLOOR: The House came back to work last Tuesday, and passed two bills under Suspension of the Rules. On Wednesday, the House passed two bills – H.R. 4061, the Financial Stability Oversight Council Improvement Act, by a vote of 297-121; and H.R. 4293, the Stress Test Improvement Act, by a vote of 245-174. On Thursday, the House took up H.J.Res. 2, proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. It failed, by ...

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Citizens Fund Endorses Patrick Morrisey for Senate in West Virginia

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement, announcing that the Super PAC associated with the nation’s largest Tea Party group has endorsed Patrick Morrisey for U.S. Senate in West Virginia: “In West Virginia, Patrick Morrisey is the clear conservative choice for the United States Senate. “On the issues, Patrick is a strong constitutional conservative. He wants to dismantle Big Government, returning power to the states and to the people, as the Constitution envisions. He supports ...

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Citizens Fund Endorses Kevin Nicholson for Senate in Wisconsin

ATLANTA, Ga. – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund (TPPCF) Chairman Jenny Beth Martin today released the following statement, announcing that the Super PAC associated with the nation’s largest Tea Party group has endorsed Kevin Nicholson for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin: “In Wisconsin, the choice for conservatives is clear – Kevin Nicholson for United States Senate. “Kevin is a solid constitutional conservative. He supports term limits for Members of Congress; a solid Balanced Budget Amendment with a spending limitation provision; building a border wall and ending ...

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Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Applauds OMB-Treasury Agreement Regarding Review of Tax Regulations

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement today, reacting to reports that OMB and Treasury reached an agreement for OMB to review all proposed tax regulations from Treasury and the IRS. Chairman Martin called on the White House to ensure OMB review of Treasury and IRS tax regulations in a column for The Hill back in January of this year. “We applaud President Trump and OMB Director Mick Mulvaney for restoring regulatory oversight for tax rules coming from the Treasury Department and the IRS. For more ...

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Victory! Administration restores regulatory oversight at IRS and Treasury Dept.

Jenny Beth Martin wrote a column back in January urging the Trump administration to get Internal Revenue Service (IRS) back on track after years of the agency evading regulatory oversight of its tax rules. “The IRS should be held to at least the same standard — if not a higher standard, given its power over every single taxpayer in the nation, both individual and corporate — as every other executive branch department and agency.” Jenny Beth Martin wrote in her column. “[President Trump] can direct his Treasury secretary to direct his general counsel to update ...

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Jenny Beth’s Journal: Gorsuch is an example of what our courts need

It’s been a year since Justice Neil Gorsuch was sworn in to the U.S. Supreme Court and not only has he made a big impact on the court, he has shown he’s the perfect pick to succeed the late Justice Antonin Scalia. The Washington Times has the commentary: The judiciary is the one co-equal branch of our government that can have long-lasting, profound and intimate bearing on the American people. Laws can be changed and even repealed, and executive orders can be reversed. But Supreme Court decisions — even the worst of them — can last for decades and generations....

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