Thune's GOP Tax Extender Alternative is Paid For, Doesn't Add to Debt, Cuts Taxes

June 10th, 2010 - Washington, D.C. - Senator John Thune yesterday introduced the GOP alternative amendment to the Democrats' Tax Extenders Bill currently before the Senate. Thune's amendment fully pays for extending important tax provisions and Unemployment Insurance benefits, provides a longer-term physician reimbursement, and cuts wasteful spending.