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Wednesday, December 16, 2015
In the News Today

 

OMNIBUS OPPORTUNITIES

 

YOUR IRA - JOHN BERLAU

Omnibus with Significant Reg Relief May Be Worth Supporting


Congress should freeze funding for the Department of Labor’s (DOL) “fiduciary rule,” which would greatly limit investment choices in IRAs and 401(k)s and even restrict what financial broadcasters like Dave Ramsey could say to listeners. > Read more

OIL FOR WIND - WILLIAM YEATMAN

 
On the Rumored Oil Exports for Wind PTC Extension Swap: It Could Be Worse

In the absence of a deal, we could end up with an extension of the wind production tax credit but without a loosening of oil export restrictions. > Read more
 

> Interview William Yeatman
 

CYBERSECURITY - RYAN RADIA 

Why the Omnibus Shouldn't Include Cybersecurity Legislation


Rushing a cybersecurity bill through Congress before the holidays is premature, especially given how little we know about the details of a potential cyber addition to the omnibus. > Read more

> Interview Ryan Radia

 

INTERNET SALES TAX - JESSICA MELUGIN

The Internet grinch tax threat


Proposals to expand sales tax collection on Internet purchases just won’t go away. > Read the Watchdog.org commentary


> Interview Jessica Melugin

 

NEW DRONE REGISTRATION - MARC SCRIBNER

FAA Releases Mandatory Drone Registration Interim Final Rule


We believe the entire rule is unlawful and the FAA should go back to the drawing board. > Read more

> Interview Marc Scribner

 

 

 

    

 

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