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Ben Nelson's Public Statements on Issue: Taxes

Full Name: E. Benjamin 'Ben' Nelson
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Diane; 4 Children: Kevin, Kristy, Patrick, Sara
Birth Date: 05/17/1941
Birth Place: McCook, NE
Home City: Omaha, NE
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Working for Taxpayers
May 9, 2012 Nelson: Students Suffer from Washington Gamesmanship
May 8, 2012 Nelson Statement on Student Loan Interest Rates
April 16, 2012 Nelson Supports Buffett Rule for Deficit Reduction
March 12, 2012 Free Help to File Income Taxes
Dec. 27, 2011 Statement by Senator Ben Nelson on His Plans for 2012
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to Tim Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer
Dec. 1, 2011 Statement on Payroll Tax Proposals
Oct. 17, 2011 Bringing Down the Unemployment Rate
Oct. 11, 2011 Nelson Opposes More Spending and More Taxes
June 29, 2011 Letter to Commissioner Ewald, Nebraska Tax Commissioner
June 29, 2011 Nelson: Corps Must Consider Safety of Nebraska's Nuclear Plants in Flood Plan
Feb. 3, 2011 Nebraska Small Business, AG Prodices, Others Close to Being Freed From 1099 Paperwork Burden
Jan. 25, 2011 Healthy Small BUsinesses, Healthy Economy
Dec. 15, 2010 Major Tax Cuts Supports Nebraska Jobs and Families
Dec. 14, 2010 Things to Know About the Tax Cut Bill
Dec. 10, 2010 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Dec. 8, 2010 New Tax Cut Plan May Have Votes for Senate Passage
Dec. 3, 2010 Nebraskans to See First Tax Cut Votes
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid Majority Leader and The Honorable Mitch McConnell Minority Leader
Nov. 30, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Nov. 29, 2010 Nebraska Ag Producers, Small Businesses Protected from IRS Overreach
Oct. 4, 2010 Fiscal Summit Can Help Preserve Tax Cuts, Lay Groundwork For Spending And Deficit Reduction
Sept. 13, 2010 Nelson Cosponsors Alternative Small Business Protections Without Cuts to Wellness Programs
July 19, 2010 Op-Ed: Reducing Paperwork And The Deficit
Feb. 9, 2010 Senate Passes Baucus-Grassley-Nelson Bill To Amend Overly Harsh Tax Penalty On Small Businesses
Nov. 16, 2009 Op-Ed: Hundread Of Nebraskans Missing Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars
July 7, 2009 Nelson Applauds IRS Decision To Spare Small Businesses From Harsh Tax Penalty
April 1, 2009 Nelson: Tax Penalty Burdensome For Good Faith Taxpayers
March 17, 2009 Letter to Edward Liddy Chairman and CEO American International Group
Feb. 16, 2009 Economic Rescue Package Means 23,000 Jobs and Much More for Nebraska
April 10, 2008 Nelson Applauds Expanded Deduction for Property Taxes
March 13, 2008 Nelson: Continue tax Relief While Keeping Budget Balanced
Feb. 13, 2008 Nelson: Stimulus Package Good First Step to Bolster Economy
Nov. 16, 2007 Nelson Pushes Expanded Deduction for Property Taxes
March 23, 2007 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2008
March 12, 2007 Tax Relief for the Middle Class
Feb. 22, 2007 Nelson Co-Sponsors Legislation to Provide Tax Relief to Middle Income Families
Sept. 14, 2006 Nelson: Extend Tax Breaks for Nebraska's Teachers and Families
Sept. 11, 2006 Fall Wish-llist for Congress Permanent Tax Relief
Aug. 4, 2006 Nelson Votes to Extend Tax Cuts, Reform Estate Tax, Raise Minimum Wage
Aug. 3, 2006 Nelson Seeks Relief for Ranchers Hit By Heat Wave
June 8, 2006 Nelson Supports Full Repeal of Estate Tax
May 11, 2006 Nelson Supports Major Tax Cuts
May 3, 2006 Nelson Demands IRS End Delay on E-85 Pump Credits
May 2, 2006 Fighting Back Against $3 A Gallon Gasoline
July 27, 2005 CNN Inside Politics - Transcript
March 15, 2005 Nelson Supports First Responders in Budget
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