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MPNnow.com
Senate and Assembly schedule hearings on proposed state budgetand submit the rest of their testimony in writing only. The joint legislative
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and submit the rest of their testimony in writing only. The joint legislative hearing schedule was announced this week by Senate Finance Committee Chair Catharine Young and Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair Helene Weinstein. They note time... Read more
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Wayne Post
Senate and Assembly schedule hearings on proposed state budgetand submit the rest of their testimony in writing only. The joint legislative
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
and submit the rest of their testimony in writing only. The joint legislative hearing schedule was announced this week by Senate Finance Committee Chair Catharine Young and Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair Helene Weinstein. They note time... Read more
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The Hill
Top Dem presses Trump health official on potential ethics violationWyden, the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, sent a letter to the D
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Wyden, the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, sent a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services general counsel on Friday pressing for answers about the ethics agreement of Seema Verma, the administrator of the Centers for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fact check: Would the military be harmed by government shutdown?who came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to e
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
who came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to extend the program for five years, led by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and that panel's top Democrat, Ron Wyden of Oregon, was struck in... Read more
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FOX Business
Shutdown wouldn't halt militarywho came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to e
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
who came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to extend the program for five years, led by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and that panel's top Democrat, Ron Wyden of Oregon, was struck in... Read more
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FOX Business
Shutdown wouldn't halt militarywho came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to e
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
who came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to extend the program for five years, led by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and that panel's top Democrat, Ron Wyden of Oregon, was struck in... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP FACT CHECK: Shutdown wouldn't halt militarywho came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to e
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
who came to the country illegally as children. An initial bipartisan deal to extend the program for five years, led by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and that panel's top Democrat, Ron Wyden of Oregon, was struck in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Two Tennessee Republican lawmakers introduce bill legalizing medical marijuanaresistance from top Senate Republican leaders, including Republican Lt. Gov. Ro
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
resistance from top Senate Republican leaders, including Republican Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey, the Senate speaker, as well as Senate Finance Committee Chairman Bo Watson, R-Hixson, a physical therapist. "I would not vote for medical marijuana or... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee Republican lawmakers introduce bill legalizing medical marijuanaresistance from top Senate Republican leaders, including Republican Lt. Gov. Ro
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
resistance from top Senate Republican leaders, including Republican Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey, the Senate speaker, as well as Senate Finance Committee Chairman Bo Watson, R-Hixson, a physical therapist. "I would not vote for medical marijuana or... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
With CHIP Funds Running Low Doctors And Parents Scramble To Cover Kids’ Needs - With CHIP Funds Running Low Doctors And Parents Scramble To Cover Kids’ Needs Phil Galewitz Kaiser Health News and Emmarie Huetteman Dr. Mahendra Patel a pediatric can...Care Act’s Prevention and Public Health Fund and increases Medicare premiums fo
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Care Act’s Prevention and Public Health Fund and increases Medicare premiums for some higher-earning beneficiaries. The Senate Finance Committee reached an agreement to extend the program for five years but did not unite around a plan on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A need for openness at Alamo72 hours before — what public entities do — would be better. The trust should d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
72 hours before — what public entities do — would be better. The trust should do that. Watson was one of the members of the Senate Finance Committee who tasked Commissioner Bush with simplifying the management structure of the Alamo, a move we also... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Sen. Hatch to Dems saying tax cuts are for rich: ‘Bull crap’dispute flared Thursday night as Republicans pushed a $1.5 trillion tax cut for
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
dispute flared Thursday night as Republicans pushed a $1.5 trillion tax cut for businesses and individuals through the Senate Finance Committee over Democrats’ objections. Liberal sparkplug Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, a potential 2020... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Sen. Moran introduces Kansan C.J. Mahoney to Senate Finance CommitteeU.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) on Wednesday introduced Mr. C.J. Mahoney of R
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) on Wednesday introduced Mr. C.J. Mahoney of Russell, former intern in his office, as the Senate Finance Committee considered his nomination as Deputy United States Trade Representative. “C.J. has an impressive... Read more
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The Hill
Congress must reinvent retirement savings for the gig economytoward addressing this challenge by enacting the Retirement Enhancement and Sav
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
toward addressing this challenge by enacting the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act of 2016 (“RESA”), which passed the Senate Finance Committee unanimously in 2016. Many young people and others are not pursuing a traditional career path, but... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Haslam welcomes top court's move to revisit internet sales-tax collection issueRidge, the Senate speaker, and House Speaker Beth Harwell, R-Nashville, did not
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Ridge, the Senate speaker, and House Speaker Beth Harwell, R-Nashville, did not respond to requests for comment. State Senate Finance Committee Chairman Bo Watson, R-Hixson, said Tennessee is a "sales tax-based state. And the sales tax on... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Senate Finance Committee advances Alex Azar's nomination to head HHSWASHINGTON - The Senate Finance Committee approved Alex Azar as the next health
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Senate Finance Committee approved Alex Azar as the next health and human services secretary on Wednesday, voting 15-12 to send his nomination to the Senate floor. The vote followed party lines, with the exception of Democratic Sen.... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workersnamed the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
named the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last year amid controversy over his use of private planes, and the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday moved forward the President's pick to replace hi... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Hawaii lawmakers want to boost housing, prevent false alarmsHouse Speaker Scott Saiki, center, speaks to reporters along with Senate Financ
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
House Speaker Scott Saiki, center, speaks to reporters along with Senate Finance Committee Chairwoman Sylvia Luke, left, and House Majority Leader Della Au Belatti, right, at the Hawaii State Legislature in Honolulu on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workersnamed the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
named the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last year amid controversy over his use of private planes, and the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday moved forward the President's pick to replace hi... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workersnamed the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
named the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last year amid controversy over his use of private planes, and the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday moved forward the President's pick to replace hi... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hawaii lawmakers want to boost housing, prevent false alarmsHouse Speaker Scott Saiki, center, speaks to reporters along with Senate Financ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
House Speaker Scott Saiki, center, speaks to reporters along with Senate Finance Committee Chairwoman Sylvia Luke, left, and House Majority Leader Della Au Belatti, right, at the Hawaii State Legislature in Honolulu on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workersnamed the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
named the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last year amid controversy over his use of private planes, and the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday moved forward the President's pick to replace hi... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workersnamed the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
named the Georgia Republican Tom Price to lead HHS, but Price stepped down last year amid controversy over his use of private planes, and the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday moved forward the President's pick to replace hi... Read more
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The Hill
Consumer bureau chief launches review of agency | Dems search for 51st net neutrality vote | EPA official declines to testify at Superfund hearing | Cordray slams move to unwind payday lending ruleSince the Trump EPA refuses to follow the law, we're suing to protect the healt
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Since the Trump EPA refuses to follow the law, we're suing to protect the health of New Yorkers." Health care: The Senate Finance Committee voted largely along party lines to advance Alex Azar's nomination to helm the Department of Health... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Lawmakers weigh measure to fight high drug prices | Panel advances HHS nominee | Dems question move to end mental health registryassistant secretary for mental health and substance abuse. Senate panel advanc
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
assistant secretary for mental health and substance abuse. Senate panel advances Trump's nominee for Health secretary The Senate Finance Committee voted largely along party lines to advance Alex Azar's nomination to helm the Department of Health... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Senate Finance Committee advances Alex Azar's nomination to head HHSWASHINGTON - The Senate Finance Committee approved Alex Azar as the next health
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Senate Finance Committee approved Alex Azar as the next health and human services secretary on Wednesday, voting 15-12 to send his nomination to the Senate floor. The vote followed party lines, with the exception of Democratic Sen.... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Senate panel advances Trump health secretary pickFILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, Alex Azar testifies during a Senate Fi
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, Alex Azar testifies during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. A Senate committee has signed off on Azar, President Donald Trump's pick for health secretary, clearing the way for... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Senate panel advances Trump health secretary pickFILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, Alex Azar testifies during a Senate Fi
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, Alex Azar testifies during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. A Senate committee has signed off on Azar, President Donald Trump's pick for health secretary, clearing the way for... Read more
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The Hill
White House backs short-term spending bill | Dems, Freedom Caucus face off over immigration | CFPB shakeup beginsto avoid shutdownSenate Finance Dems want more transparency on trade from Trump
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
to avoid shutdownSenate Finance Dems want more transparency on trade from TrumpMORE (Ore.), the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, said at a press conference with Democratic leaders on Wednesday that he wanted the community health... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Republicans are using the health insurance of 9 million children as leverage to get Democrats to vote for the government shutdown billto the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Repub
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
to the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and longtime champion of CHIP, told Business Insider on Wednesday that the Republican tax law that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Republicans are using the health insurance of 9 million children as leverage to get Democrats to vote for the government shutdown billto the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Repub
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
to the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and longtime champion of CHIP, told Business Insider on Wednesday that the Republican tax law that... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Senate passes $5k personal income tax exemptiona fix," said Sen. Curtis Hertel, D-East Lansing. While the version the Senate
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
a fix," said Sen. Curtis Hertel, D-East Lansing. While the version the Senate passed was largely the same as what the Senate Finance Committee approved Tuesday, one change added language saying the legislative intent was to "fully compensate... Read more
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Business Insider
Republicans are using the health insurance of 9 million children as leverage to get Democrats to vote for the government shutdown billto the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Repub
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
to the best interests of the American people." Congress gets a lifeline Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and longtime champion of CHIP, told Business Insider on Wednesday that the Republican tax law that... Read more
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The Hill
Senate panel advances Trump's nominee for Health secretaryThe Senate Finance Committee voted largely along party lines to advance Alex Az
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
The Senate Finance Committee voted largely along party lines to advance Alex Azar’s nomination to helm the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). His nomination will now head to a what appears to be an easy confirmation vote on the floor... Read more
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The Hill
Pro-ObamaCare group launches ad ahead of vote on HHS nomineethe Trump Administration and its HHS nominee must promise to end these attacks
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
the Trump Administration and its HHS nominee must promise to end these attacks on our care.” The ad comes as the Senate Finance Committee votes Wednesday to send the nomination of Alex Azar to serve as the head of HHS to the Senate... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan Republicans call for deeper state tax cuts in response to Trump plantaxes by $245 million in 2018, $356 million in 2019, and $371 million in 2020.
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
taxes by $245 million in 2018, $356 million in 2019, and $371 million in 2020. As Leonard announced his plans, the Senate Finance Committee was reporting out one bill related to the personal exemption that the committee chairman, Sen. Jack... Read more
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Daily Press
Port authority's hiring plans catch senator's eyeabout the money the agency already receives. In the midst of a 90-minute, near
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
about the money the agency already receives. In the midst of a 90-minute, nearly questionless budget presentation to the Senate Finance Committee, Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. Norment Jr., R-James City County, broke in to say he wanted more... Read more
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MLive.com
Senate panel moves to increase personal exemption to $5kLANSING, MI - The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday approved bills that aim t
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
LANSING, MI - The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday approved bills that aim to accommodate changes in the federal tax plan, increase the personal exemption Michiganders can claim and institute a tax break for those caring for dependents. The state... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Senate panel votes to ban bump stocksshirt, symbolizing mass shooting awareness. SB 1, which was introduced by Sen.
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
shirt, symbolizing mass shooting awareness. SB 1, which was introduced by Sen. Adam Ebbin, D-Alexandria, now goes to the Senate Finance Committee for consideration. Also at Monday’s meeting, the Senate Courts of Justice Committee defeated: All... Read more
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ABC News
One year Into Trump's presidency, agencies work to make good on his campaign promisesand Human Services Win McNamee/Getty ImagesAlex Azar, Secretary of Health and
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
and Human Services Win McNamee/Getty ImagesAlex Azar, Secretary of Health and Human Services nominee, testifies before the Senate Finance Committee Jan. 9, 2018 in Washington. Leader of agency: Acting Secretary, Eric Hargan; Nominee, Alex Azar... Read more
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The Hill
Steady American leadership is key to success with China and KoreaU.S. engagement with China, South Korea, and other Asian countries is more impo
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. engagement with China, South Korea, and other Asian countries is more important than ever. As chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, I led efforts to bring China into the World Trade Organization. I believed then, and continue to... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers eye another short-term spending billFederal Reserve and Randal Quarles to serve on the Fed board, renewing lapsed n
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Federal Reserve and Randal Quarles to serve on the Fed board, renewing lapsed nominations from the last Congress. 10 a.m. Senate Finance Committee: Hearing on the nominations of two U.S. Trade Representative deputy nominees, 10 a.m.... Read more
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News.com.au
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocksthe budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, is a law professor at New York University specialising in tax policy. In an interview, she... Read more
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Juneau Empire
30th Legislature reconvenes this week for second sessionSeward Street, Walker’s campaign will host a fundraiser at the Rookery Cafe, al
Juneau Empire / Posted 6 days ago
Seward Street, Walker’s campaign will host a fundraiser at the Rookery Cafe, also at the same time. Budget hearings The Senate Finance Committee will waste little time taking up the state budget when the session begins. Its first hearing will... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Hickenlooper's final State of the State targets rural issuesstate sales tax to pay for bonds that would cover the transportation wishlist.
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
state sales tax to pay for bonds that would cover the transportation wishlist. The bill passed the House but died in the Senate Finance Committee, and lawmakers don't expect round two in 2018. Instead, a coalition of supporters of last year's... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks and who gains mostthe budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
the budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, is a law professor at New York University specializing in tax policy. In an interview, she... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks and who gains mostthe budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the budget deficit. Lily Batchelder, formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, is a law professor at New York University specializing in tax policy. In an interview, she... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks and who gains mostat NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama Wh
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
at NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, Batchelder explained to The Associated Press why she believes stocks are surging in response to the... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks and who gains mostat NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama Wh
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
at NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, Batchelder explained to The Associated Press why she believes stocks are surging in response to the... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks and who gains mostat NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama Wh
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 6 days ago
at NYU specializing in tax policy. Formerly an economic adviser in the Obama White House and chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee, Batchelder explained to The Associated Press why she believes stocks are surging in response to the... Read more
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