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This Duck Isn’t Quite Dead

The lame duck session of the 111th Congress began November 16th.  Lame duck sessions of Congress are the sessions that take place after an election takes place, but before the new Congress begins.  They are so named because like a … Continue reading

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Taxing Questions

Congress returned to Washington, D.C. this week after its summer recess.  The session will last four weeks, before the body adjourns for midterm electioneering.  This short legislative session is likely to be dominated by issues concerning the economy, specifically tax … Continue reading

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