Author Archives: Team Guillory

30 Nov
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U.S. Senate tax bill stalls on deficit-focused ‘trigger’

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday delayed voting on a Republican tax overhaul as the bill was tripped up by problems with an amendment sought by fiscal hawks to address a large expansion of the federal budget ...

30 Nov
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Another tax that Congress needs to kill

On top of everything else on its plate, Congress needs to stop an ugly ObamaCare tax from kicking in come Jan. 1. Passed as part of the Affordable Care Act, the tax on health coverage has been in limbo for ...

30 Nov
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Senate pushes back tax bill vote as setback hits in final hours

Senate Republicans moved to patch up their tax plan on Friday morning, after a setback forced them to delay a vote hours before they hoped to pass the bill on Thursday night. Senators moved to rework the legislation on Thursday ...

30 Nov
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Trump taps Fifth Third lawyer McWilliams to lead FDIC

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jelena McWilliams, Fifth Third Bancorp’s top attorney, to serve as the next head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the White House said on Thursday. McWilliams has worked as ...

30 Nov
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Why the ‘fix’ to Congress’s sexual harassment policies could backfire

As allegations of sexual harassment have reached the halls of Capitol Hill, Congress is turning its attention to its own sexual harassment policies, which let lawmakers use government funds to settle harassment complaints in secret. Though the accusations against Rep. ...