Author Archives: Team Guillory

06 Oct
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Republican attempts to court Democrats on tax reform fall flat

Republicans are getting the cold shoulder as they ramp up the pressure on Democrats to support tax reform. First it was Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon, rebuffing an overture from White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn. Then Sen. Joe ...

06 Oct
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Trump eviscerates health insurance birth control mandate

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration on Friday eviscerated requirements under the Obamacare law that employers provide insurance to cover women’s birth control, keeping a campaign pledge that pleased his conservative Christian supporters. Administration officials said two new ...

06 Oct
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U.S. exempts more employers from covering birth control

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Friday made several targeted moves to circumvent the mandate under Obamacare that health insurance provide birth control. Officials said they would broaden exemptions to include public companies, following through on a long-held ...

06 Oct
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Trump administration is relaxing Obamacare birth control mandate

The Trump administration is expanding exemptions to an Affordable Care Act rule requiring employers to include birth control coverage in health plans. On Friday, the departments of Health and Human Services, Treasury and Labor issued “interim final rules” to make ...

06 Oct
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U.S. Treasury outlines sweeping blueprint to reform capital markets

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury on Friday unveiled a blueprint for sweeping reforms of the U.S. capital markets as it looks to implement Republican President Donald Trump’s agenda to promote economic growth by slashing red tape. The report recommends ...