By Tag "Durbin"
Friday's vote on Senator Enzi's (R-WY) so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act" was a gift for the liberty movement. Before Friday, it wasn't clear where the Senate stood on what really ought to be called the National Internet Tax [...]
In case you missed the latest update on the National Internet Tax Mandate, I've copied John Tate's email in full below: Right now, big corporations are putting enormous pressure on your senators to hike your taxes and smother their smaller [...]
Last week, C4L President John Tate sent a letter to Senators urging them to oppose S. 336, the so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act," or as C4L refers to it, the "Internet Sales Tax Mandate." On behalf of over half a million Campaign for Liberty [...]
"Don’t be fooled by its title," writes Glenn Jacobs, "the Marketplace Fairness Act is anything but fair." The Marketplace Fairness Act is being pushed by three US senators, Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican, [...]
Sources indicate the Senate could vote on an amendment Wednesday to push forward with Internet sales taxes. The National Internet Tax Mandate, as it ought to be called, is the epitome of "taxation without representation." By overturning the [...]