BPC welcomes the actions taken by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee this week in approving the IG Protection Act, bipartisan legislation to address these issues.
Turning 40 is a good time to examine life, and that’s what’s being done for the government’s inspectors general.
Inspectors general at government agencies are providing the oversight needed to restore trust in our institutions.
The IGs provide an excellent return on the taxpayers’ investment in their work and have become a critical part of the checks and balances in our democratic system.
A discussion focusing on recommendations on how inspector generals can enhance and streamline executive branch oversight.
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal tax provision that supplies a valuable benefit to low-income, working Americans. The credit is held in high esteem by Republicans and Democrats alike because it incentivizes work by subsidizing take-home pay for low-income workers. The EITC’s generosity has been increased under presidents from both parties.