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    Richard Rubin on Child and Tuition Tax Credits

    Richard Rubin talked by video link from Capitol Hill about the details of two tax credit bills being debated on the House floor that week aimed at boosting the child tax credit and…

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    Internal Revenue Service Oversight

    Commissioner John Koskinen testified at a House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee hearing on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) response to congressional oversight and…

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    RS Commissioner Koskinen Remarks

    Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen spoke to reporters after a House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee hearing on the response by the IRS to congressional…

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    Tax Code and International Taxation

    Finance and tax policy experts testified on the U.S. system of international taxation and ways to reverse the growing trend of American companies reincorporating overseas to avoid paying…

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    Book Discussion on How the Poor Can Save Capitalism

    John Hope Bryant talked about his book, How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class, in which he argues that the U.S. economy can be fixed by building…

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    Weekly Republican Address

    Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA), the incoming majority whip, delivered the weekly Republican address from the Old House Chamber. He talked about jobs and the economy and energy…

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    Book Discussion on The Real Crash

    Peter Schiff talked about his book The Real Crash: America’s Coming Bankruptcy - How to Save Yourself and Your Country. He spoke at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held…

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    Book Discussion on The Purpose Economy

    Aaron Hurst talked about his book, The Purpose Economy: How Your Desire for Impact, Personal Growth and Community Is Changing the World, in which he profiles millennial generation…

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    Highway Trust Fund Legislation

    Andrew Roth discussed the Club for Growth’s opposition to the Highway Trust Fund extension that passed in the House during the week. The group would prefer the states to manage…

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    Housing Finance Reform

    Panelists talked about the housing and mortgage finance system. First, Kevin Villani gave a history of the banking and mortgage system in the United States. Then, Mark Calabria…

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    Internal Revenue Service Political Targeting investigation

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole testified on the Justice Department’s response to allegations that the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative organizations. He said…

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    Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen presented her semiannual report on monetary policy to the House Financial Services Committee. The report looks at the current and future economic…

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    House Democratic Agenda

    House Democrats held a press conference on unveil their 100-day legislative agenda to help the middle class, called the “Middle Class Jumpstart.” The plan included a bill that…

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    U.S. Companies Reincorporating Overseas

    Allan Sloan talked about his Fortune Magazine cover story, “Positively Un-American,” on U.S. companies reincorporating overseas to avoid paying U.S. corporate…

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    Highway and Transportation Funding Legislation

    Richard Rubin talked by video from Capitol Hill about the details of a highway and transportation funding bill being debated on the House floor that same day. Topics included lobbying…

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    Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Janet Yellen presented to the committee the Federal Reserve Board’s semiannual report on monetary policy. She said the economy had improved but that the recovery was still not…

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    Highway Trust Fund

    Aubrey Layne talked about efforts to reauthorize the Highway Trust Fund, which without action from Congress would run out of money as soon as August 2014. He also discussed the potential…

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    Book Discussion on Boosting Paychecks

    Daniel Gitterman talked about his book, Boosting Paychecks: The Politics of Supporting America’s Working Poor, in which he discusses the value of federal tax and minimum wage policies…

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    National Governors Association, Closing Session on Jobs and the Economy

    Hubert Joly gave the keynote address at the closing session of the National Governors Association (NGA) Summer meeting, which focused on jobs and the economy. He talked about remaining…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He talked about the visits he had made during the week to people in Colorado and Texas who had written letters to him about the…

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