Example sentences for: across-the-board

How can you use “across-the-board” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Although the cut is billed as across-the-board, it affects only "discretionary" spending, which is less than half of the estimated $1.

  • The measure is artfully constructed to hide its full cost; big-ticket items, such as repeal of the estate tax and the alternative minimum tax and across-the-board rate cuts, aren't fully phased in until 2009.

  • The effects of tax reduction on economic growth will depend on whether the reduction is an across-the-board cut of income-tax rates, a reduction of corporate-tax rates, a reduction of the tax on capital gains, a reduction of the tax on saved income, or one of a long list of other possibilities.

  • I believe that the issue of whether and how much to increase SES pay must be discussed within the context of how to make any pay increases variable and performance-based rather than across-the-board and fixed.

  • Their ability to perform any mission, counterterrorism included, they argued, depended on preserving what they had, restoring what they had lost since the beginning of the 1990s, and building from there-with across-the-board recruitment and training of new case officers, and the reopening of closed stations.

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