Andy Friedman: Why Tax Reform’s Not Happening Anytime Soon
The Washington Update's Andy Friedman explains the principles and high political hurdles to comprehensive tax reform, last achieved in 1986 under President Reagan.
Cash In on Washington Dysfunction, Friedman Urges Investors
Washington Update analyst Andy Friedman sees a market downturn as Jan. 15 and Feb. 7 deadlines loom, creating an opportunity for investors.
Friedman: ‘Twin Threats’ of Government Shutdown, Debt Default Could Roil Markets
A “volatile September” may be in store, Andy Friedman says, if Congress fails to deal with the looming debt limit crisis.
Andy Friedman on How to Handle Health Care Reform
Businesses and individuals have decisions to make before Obama’s health care law takes effect Jan. 1.
Andy Friedman: Which Wealth Transfer Tactics Will Survive Congress?
Act now to transfer wealth, Washington Update analyst Andy Friedman warns, because Congress is likely to close some loopholes while forging a budget compromise needed to raise the debt limit.