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  • The Tax Game is Afoot July 30, 2017 A day after the Senate passed the motion to proceed on addressing Obama-care in the Senate by 1 vote, the Big 6, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), ...
  • Steel Tariff Talk and Unintended Consequences July 23, 2017 The President declared last week as “Buy America” week, making a number of speeches underscoring his campaign promise to defend American jobs from foreign imports. Steel imports, particularly from China, ...
  • All Eyes are on the Senate’s Attempt to Repeal and Repair the Affordable Care Act (ACA) July 16, 2017 Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s announcement that the Senate would scrap the first two weeks of its traditional August recess to finish the repeal and repair of Obamacare is important ...
  • Celebrate our Energy Independence July 2, 2017 America’s emergence as an energy superpower signals independence and economic promise. Just how did we get here? It was almost 45 years ago when we lost our energy independence. And it ...
  • Special Elections and Senate Healthcare Bill May Signal Likelihood for Tax Reform June 25, 2017 This last week, in the most expensive congressional election in U.S. history, Republican Karen Handel defeated political newcomer Democrat Jon Ossoff for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District seat. The former Georgia ...
  • Congressman Steve Scalise—Get Well Soon! June 18, 2017 This week’s unprecedented attack on Members of Congress at their charity baseball practice laid low one of the most well liked members, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. He still is ...
  • Infrastructure Week June 11, 2017 This last week was declared “infrastructure week” by the President. Trump stressed that his administration’s push will focus on “forging new partnerships” with businesses to generate $1 trillion in infrastructure ...
  • New Trump Budget Blueprint Has A Few Surprises May 31, 2017 This week President Trump released his fiscal 2018 budget blueprint and it has a few big surprises. No surprise is the huge cut at EPA by as much as 31 ...
  • Tax Reform Moves Into the Spotlight in the House May 23, 2017 The House Ways and Means Committee held its first hearing on its tax reform proposal this week. But this step forward for the GOP’s legislative agenda was overshadowed by the ...
  • U.S. Poised to Connect Hotspot Permian Basin to World Markets May 15, 2017 With the growth of production and pipeline infrastructure to and from the Permian Basin, the prolific drilling field stretching from West Texas into New Mexico, the Port of Corpus Christi ...