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House Republicans consider $78 billion tax cut measure

...cut bill House Republicans are drafting for an election-year push in the final weeks of the 105th Congress. Rep. Bill Archer, R-Texas, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, plans to present a final version when lawmakers return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/28/bus_237213.shtml
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No Masters tax!

...during Masters Week can breathe a little easier today. After emerging from a meeting with House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Archer, R-Texas, U.S. Rep. Charlie Norwood, R-Ga., announced the nefarious plan to tax profits of rentals for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/09/edi_217252.shtml
Editorials
Amendments wanted to IRS overhaul

...qualify for lower capital gains taxes, congressional aides said Monday. The proposal by House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Archer, R-Texas, could set up a last-minute confrontation over the bill with the Clinton administration. But administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/23/bus_231564.shtml
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A 'CATS-cut' bonanza?

...provide significant tax relief. In fact, the Conservative Action Team (CATS), headed by House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Archer, R-Texas, are already on it. They've introduced a 10-year "CATS-cut" measure calling for $778 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/edi_265058.shtml
Editorials
House vote reserves 90% of surplus until Social Security safe

...retirement program. "The American people expect us to save Social Security and they need tax relief," said Rep. Bill Archer, R-Texas, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. "They're both within our reach." The key test of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/26/bus_240051.shtml
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IRS bill passes House, expected to save taxpayers

...in government. "It's about putting the taxpayer first and the IRS second," said House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Archer, R-Texas. "It's been the other way around for entirely too long." The No. 2 official at the Internal Revenue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/26/bus_231803.shtml
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Clinton could remove tax breaks for variable annunities

...in a barrage of radio and print ads in the Washington, D.C. area. Twenty-four congressmen wrote U.S. Rep. Bill Archer, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, also opposing Clinton's proposal as "an unwarranted attack against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/01/bus_223326.shtml
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Get serious about tax reform

...the hiring of employees with criminal pasts. These are just two more reasons why we welcome the announcement by Rep. Bill Archer, R-Texas, that cutting taxes must be the No.1 goal when the 106th Congress convenes. Taxpayers desperately need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/06/op_246706.shtml
Opinion columns
Clinton won't recommend a Social Security solution

...House Ways and Means Committee to come up with specifics. The panel oversees Social Security, and its chairman, Rep. Bill Archer, R-Texas, is holding its first hearing on the retirement program's future since the Nov. 3 elections. "I believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/19/bus_245074.shtml
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Democrats signal support for GOP tax-cut plan

...Republicans haven't found a way to pay for it." The five-year plan outlined by Ways and Means Committee Chairman Bill Archer, R-Texas, would be financed almost entirely by part of the $1.6 trillion budget surplus projected over the next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/16/bus_239114.shtml
Business