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How To Avoid A Shutdown And A Default Without Really Trying?
September 20, 2021
Expect House action this week on the debt ceiling and government funding. But how?
One Vote Down, Many More To Go
September 16, 2021
House Ways & Means completes its markup of Chairman Neal’s tax bill.
A Big Bill, A Distributional Analysis
September 15, 2021
Chairman Neal’s tax bill: Big, bold, with hits and misses.
Budget Bill Markup Continues
September 14, 2021
Moving a tax bill.
A Big To-Do List Awaits Congress’ Return
September 13, 2021
Ways & Means Democrats release their tax plan.
Will The Wealthy Pay Higher Taxes Sooner, Or Later… Or Never?
September 7, 2021
It’s increasingly unclear.
Deficits and Disapprovals
August 30, 2021
The budget deficit may reach nearly $3.12 trillion this year.
Thirty Days Hath September…
August 25, 2021
House passes the budget resolution, sets an infrastructure vote for September 27.
Slow And Steady Wins The Legislative Race
August 24, 2021
The House took a first step on key bills last night.
The House Returns For Quick Action, Maybe
August 23, 2021
Pelosi tries to thread the fiscal needle.
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