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  • As the tax reform debate approaches, DTA is highlighting the issues being considered, along with the views on the subject of tax reform as the implications of its enactment are immense for businesses in the U.S. DTA will continue to push for inclusion of repeal of the...
  • The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee has set a series of hearings to gather input from state insurance commissioners and governors, according to a joint statement from Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Senator Patty Murray (D-WA). The...
  • House Republican leaders told lawmakers to expect a full September, beginning with action on an eight-bill appropriations omnibus to fund the government and a fiscal 2018 budget aimed at laying the groundwork for a tax code overhaul. The schedule, laid out by House...
  • Around 1:45 a.m. on July 28, the Senate voted on an amendment put forward by Senate Republicans known as the “Skinny Repeal” of the Affordable Care Act. That amendment failed by a vote of 49-51. The Skinny Repeal would have repealed the employer and individual mandates...
  • On August 3, the Senate passed legislation (H.R.2430) by a vote of 94-1 that extends for five years the FDA’s authority to collect user fees from drug- and medical-device makers for reviewing new products, sending it to President Trump for his signature. The House passed...
  • On Thursday, Senate Republicans released their proposal to replace Obamacare. The plan comes after months of highly-secretive, behind-closed-door meetings. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has previously indicated he would like the Senate to vote on the...