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PHOENIX — Two Arizona congressmen said Wednesday they were hopeful that President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would eventually hold a summit, even after the president pulled out of the event earlier this month.
International lawmakers speaking at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory "sandboxes" may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation in the absence of official guidance.
WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced his appointees to two bipartisan, House-Senate select committees, including a panel that will pursue reforms to the budget and appropriations process.
To try to “restore a little faith” in Congress, the Congressional Management Foundation on Friday announced the finalists for its first Democracy Awards.
The organization chose its finalists for their focus on constituent services, their workplace environment, innovation, and transparency.
Infrastructure should be bipartisan. Making the dollars work is Congress' obligation. Be creative. Create dozens of different revenue streams, and make it more efficient to be able to get needed projects and needed repairs out of the ground faster and more efficiently.
Yesterday evening I discussed the math behind tax reform and why Americans should expect a significant increase in economic growth. According to projections done by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) labor force participation is increasing and with the passage of our historic tax reform legislation it will surpass projections.
We need to start to look at medicare, medicaid, and what is happening to some of the trust funds. We should start planning how were going to shore those up and how to stabilize- and these are huge issues.
We actually have a birth rate crisis in the United States. We're not having enough children and programs like social security and medicare are pay as you go programs. So, in about 18-20 years we don't have enough young workers moving into the workforce.