News Releases

 

4/29/13 — Coalition Recognizes Sensenbrenner and Matheson for Commitment to Charitable Giving

The Charitable Giving Coalition sent a letter to Reps. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wisc.) and Jim Matheson (D-Utah) in recognition for their efforts to protect the charitable deduction through the Preserve the Charitable Contribution Deduction Act. The legislation was introduced as lawmakers consider ...

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4/25/13 — 230 Economists to Congress: Preserve the Charitable Deduction

Today, POLITICO featured an Open Letter from Economists on the Charitable Deduction who emphasize the unique value of the charitable deduction in our society. This century-old tax incentive encourages giving to support worthy community services.  Elected officials in Washington, D.C. are considering ...

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4/16/13 — Coalition Responds to Washington Post Editorial on President’s Budget

Brian Gallagher, president and CEO of United Way Worldwide, sent a letter to the editor of the Washington Post today in response to an editorial on April 11th regarding President Obama’s budget. Gallagher says the editorial “missed the mark by ...

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