The face of the tax compromise

President Obama, the Republicans, and the Democrats are still negotiating, a tax compromise related to the George Bush tax cuts.  Although legislation has not been formally introduced to the either the House of Representatives or the Senate yet, Administration and legislative sources have indicated the proposed tax compromise includes the following: A two-year continuation of…

Senators move to repeal increased healthcare reporting

Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), the Chair of the Senate Finance Committee, offered an amendment on Friday to the FDA Modernization Act.  Senator Baucus has previously proposed the Small Business Paperwork Relief Act.  The amendment he offered on Friday accomplishes the same goals as that act, mainly repealing the expanded information requirements in the Patient Protection…