November 2017
Nov 20, 2017

The tax reform package introduced by Republicans cleared its first major hurdle yesterday when the House passed its version of the legislation by a vote of 227-205, with all Democrats and 13 Republicans voting against the legislation.  Prop...

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Nov 13, 2017

The short-term spending deal passed in September, which keeps the federal government funded at fiscal year (FY) 2017 levels and temporarily raises the debt ceiling, expires on December 8th. The long list of legislative priorities Congress p...

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Nov 06, 2017

House Republicans have finally released details on their highly-anticipated tax reform proposal this week.  While initial reports indicated there would only be tangential impact on public schools, a closer review of the language shows that ...

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Nov 02, 2017

Presenters include: 

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA)
Frank Clemente, Americans for Tax Fairness
Deborah Weinstein, Coalition on Human Needs
Jim Weill, FRAC (Moderator)

The tax cut plan to be taken up in the House Committee on Ways and Means star...

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