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:

  • The paper says that Republicans quickly derided the plan as a big government strategy that unfairly preempts across-the-board tax cuts.

  • Instead of the House's 10 percent across-the-board rate cut, it drops the only the lowest rate (from 15 percent to 14 percent), and makes more people eligible for this rate.

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

  • The narration and visual swiftly move on to "tax credits for college"--which polls report as more popular than Dole's widely anticipated proposal for a 10 or 15 percent across-the-board tax cut.

  • USAT focuses on the GOP's proposed across-the-board spending cuts, which the other papers covered on Saturday.

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