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Hart Health Strategies - January 7th, 2013

January 08, 2013

After the Senate acted first and the House passed H.R. 8, the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, President Obama signed the fiscal cliff deal into law on January 2, 2013. The last minute negotiations conducted principally between Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Vice President Joseph Biden were ...

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Hart Health Strategies - December 24th, 2012

December 26, 2012

The President and House Speaker John Boehner were unable to come up with a compromise last week on fiscal matters and the Speaker resorted to a maneuver in the House to present the Senate with legislation to alter the sequestration math and to give a nod (so-called “Plan B”) to the President’s demand to raise taxes on high-income individuals.

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November 5th Policy Briefing

November 06, 2012

Tuesday’s presidential election appears to be a dead heat with just a few states set to determine the outcome and the lame-duck congressional agenda on avoiding the “fiscal cliff” and raising the federal debt ceiling.

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October 29th Policy Briefing

October 31, 2012

Will Congress and the President Avoid or Dive Over the Fiscal Cliff?

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October 22nd Policy Briefing

October 23, 2012

Second Presidential Debate Yields Little Information on Obama Post-Election Fiscal Plans

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