Even Congress Doesn’t Like the Tax Plan It’s Ready to Pass
Lawmakers, about to pass a short-term deal on tax extenders, know what they’re doing is bad policy. And they’re doing it anyway.
5 Strategies for Nonprofits to Influence Washington
The philanthropic and nonprofit sector is likely to come under close scrutiny in the next Congress through tax reform, in an environment that makes it hard for nonprofits to get their voices heard.
What to Expect
Traditionally, presidential races slip into a relatively quiet July doldrums, before the late-summer party conventions kick the race into a higher gear
Deficit Supercommittee Fails to Make Deal
While not officially declaring defeat, the deficit supercommittee remains in a partisan deadlock and had failed by Monday to reach a deal.
Congress’ Deficit Panel Talks Echo Fraught 1990 Budget Deal: News Analysis
Democrats on the Super Committee charged with proposing $1.5 trillion in deficit reduction are citing as precedent a 1990 budget deal that raised taxes but may have doomed President George H.W. Bush's re-election prospects.
How the election will affect 401(k)s
This election may prove to be the 401(k) election, says Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) president Grover Norquist. ATR, in partnership with Rutledge Capital, has...