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Supercharged IRS

The new Manchin-Biden Build Back Better bill allots $80 billion in new funding for the IRS – more than six times the agency’s current annual budget.

Included in the $80 billion is funding to send 87,000 new IRS agents after you and your family-owned business on the belief that everyone is a tax cheat. The IRS has already been targeting lower and middle income earners, yet Democrats want to hire new IRS agents to audit individuals and small businesses. They’ve also promised to revive their invasive bank surveillance scheme.

Democrats Help Biden Administration Dodge Inquiries on Overreach and Failures

September 26, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

House Democrats last week provided top Biden Administration officials with a “hall pass” to obstruct Congress and ignore requests for information about its wide-ranging overreach and harmful policies. Ways and Means Republicans offered “resolutions of inquiry” (ROI) to force top Administration officials to respond to inquiries with specific factual information – but Democrats voted ...

Brady: Recession Driving Prices Down amidst Shrinking Family Paychecks, Biden Student Loan Amnesty and ‘Climate Bill’ Will Make It Worse

August 26, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

After the Federal Reserve’s preferred measure of inflation, the personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index rose 6.3 percent from the year previous in July, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “This is what a recession does, drives energy prices down as families can no ...

CBO Confirms Inflation Act Unleashes IRS Audits and Enforcement on Families Making Less Than $400,000

August 25, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

A new report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) confirms that Democrats’ Inflation Act, which supercharges the IRS with 87,000 new agents, will lead to more audits and enforcement measures for families making less than $400,000. The analysis comes in a response to House Ways and Means Committee Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Budget ...

Fact Check: Manchin-Biden Bill Loaded with Special Interest Giveaways

August 22, 2022 — 'Inflation Reduction Act'

Click here to view as a PDF. Billions of dollars in Democrats’ so-called Inflation Reduction Act will go to special interests, yet Biden is using over-the-top, gratuitously partisan falsehoods, claiming “Democrats sided with the American people and every ...