Tax Accountability: Candidates Are Not Endorsed By Us Unless We Say They Are EndorsedItems of Interest, Latest, News Advisory

by admin on January 30, 2012 with 0 comment

CHICAGO–The chairman of Tax Accountability (TAC), the political action arm of Taxpayers United of America (TUA), today issued a statement warning candidates for office that they must refrain from stating or implying they have been endorsed by Tax Accountability unless the organization specifically states that it has endorsed them. “Candidates must return our questionnaire and …

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Iowa Government Pen$ion$; WOW!

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Iowa Government Pen$ion$; WOW!Iowa, Latest, Pension Reform

by admin on January 25, 2012 with 0 comment

IOWA – Taxpayers United of America has released the top pension estimates for Iowa government teachers and  employees. “We are shedding light at last, on the problems with Iowa’s government pension system,” said Christina Tobin, Vice President of Taxpayers United of America (TUA), and founder and President of ‘Free and Equal Elections.’ “Minimal reform has …

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examiner.com | Taxpayer watchdog sues Riverside Brookfield

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examiner.com | Taxpayer watchdog sues Riverside BrookfieldIllinois Press, Press

by admin on January 24, 2012 with 0 comment

The following article from examiner.com features TUA’s lawsuit against the Riverside-Brookfield school board. January 24, 2012. Chicago. The taxpayer watchdog group Taxpayers United of America filed suit yesterday in Cook County Circuit Court against the Riverside-Brookfield, Illinois school board. The lawsuit claims that Riverside-Brookfield administrators used money from taxpayer coffers to fund a PR campaign …

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Davenport Iowa: Government Pensions Top SecretIowa, Latest, News Releases, Pension Reform

by admin on January 19, 2012 with 2 comments

DAVENPORT—A report released today by Taxpayers United of America (TUA) reveals salaries and top pension estimates for the government employees of the city of Davenport and Scott County. These government employees are not only receiving generous salaries, but as retirees, many will become pension millionaires. Iowa bureaucrats refuse to release pension figures, so total pension …

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KGAN CBS 2 | Pension Protest Over Government Workers

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KGAN CBS 2 | Pension Protest Over Government WorkersIowa Press, Press

by admin on January 19, 2012 with 0 comment

Rae Ann McNeilly, TUA’s Director of Outreach, discussed Cedar Rapids’ pension payout system on KGAN CBS 2. To watch the report, click here. (KGAN) CEDAR RAPIDS—How much money are government and city workers making during retirement? Too much, says Taxpayers United of America. “We don’t want to villify the people who are receiving salaries and …

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