House Panel Passes Cybersecurity Bills
The House Committee on Homeland Security passed three bipartisan cybersecurity-related bills late Monday.
Trade Groups Back Cybersecurity Info Sharing Bill
FSR, SIFMA say cybersecurity act strengthens private sector, government info sharing on cyber threats
Budget Bill Nears Senate Passage
The Senate advanced the measure over a filibuster threshold on a 67-33 vote, ensuring it will pass the chamber no later than Wednesday.
Members of ‘Gang of Six’ Warn About Fiscal Cliff at SIFMA Conference
At SIFMA’s annual meeting, Sens. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., and Mark Warner, D-Va., discussed the fiscal cliff and America’s future competitiveness in the global marketplace.
Sen. Schumer: ‘Scrap’ Simpson-Bowles in Fiscal Cliff Talks, Raise Top Tax Rates
Schumer says “old style” tax reform is now obsolete because there are two new conditions that exist today that didn’t exist when the Tax Reform Act of 1986 was passed: “a much larger, more dangerous deficit, and a dramatic increase in income inequality.”