An estimated 100 MEPPs could fail in the next 10 years if Congress fails to enact Pension reform

There is a crisis looming that has the potential of dramatically affecting both the retirement benefits of millions of retirees as well as.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 16th, 2018

1 million Americans are counting on Congress to save their pensions

More than 1 million workers and retirees are covered by private pension plans that are projected to run out of money within the next 20 years......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 17th, 2018

Capitol Report: Paul Ryan is just two years away from collecting a federal pension — here’s how much he’ll get

Paul Ryan stands to collect an annual pension of nearly $85,000 after he leaves Congress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

U.S. to Toughen Foreign-Investment Reviews Amid Trade Fight With China

Congress is poised to enact the first major changes in a decade to the U.S.’s process for vetting foreign investment following a bruising battle among lawmakers and some of the country’s biggest companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 19th, 2018

Letter from Congress could affect local industry around ADA lawsuits

Over the years, Manhattan attorney Jeffrey Gottlieb reckons he has brought more than 100 lawsuits against companies that haven't made their websites usable by the blind. Although federal law... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 12th, 2018

Mexico"s Lopez Obrador to pursue pension reform

Mexico's next president will push for pension reform, a senior finance aide told Reuters. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2018

Trump calls for more tax cuts, further reductions to corporate rate

The plan Trump described would cut corporate taxes by an estimated $100 billion over 10 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 29th, 2018

Trump calls for another round of tax cuts, further reductions to corporate tax rate

The plan Trump described would cut corporate taxes by an estimated $100 billion over 10 years......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 29th, 2018

US first-quarter growth slowed more than estimated, weighed down by the weakest consumer spending in nearly 5 years - CNBC

CNBCUS first-quarter growth slowed more than estimated, weighed down by the .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 28th, 2018

Is Talk About the STATES Act For Real? Or Just More Static?

Judging by a flurry of anxious headlines this month, the U.S. Congress (with President Trump's "probable" blessing) may well be on the verge of ending 81 years of prohibition of marijuana. Unless of course it's not. Welcome to America, 2018. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 27th, 2018

Will Magic Keep His Promise If Lakers Fail to Land LeBron?

Magic has promised to leave the Lakers if they fail to land a superstar over the next two years......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2018

Analyst: Facebook has grown Instagram’s value to $100 billion since acquisition

Somewhere, Kevin Systrom is kicking himself. Instagram, the company he launched in 2010 and sold two years later to Facebook, Inc. for $1 billion, is now worth an estimated $100 billion, Bloomberg Intelligence analyst Jitendra Waral wrote in a research.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

House bill aims to speed federal leasing deals, promote consolidation

The legislation is the latest effort by Congress to streamline the process and cut down on a backlog of federal leases set to expire over the next five years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2018

Capitol Report: To free Fannie and Freddie, their regulator may bypass do-nothing Congress

A Washington analyst thinks recent steps may make it easier for the regulator of the two government sponsored enterprises to work with the Treasury Department, as mortgage market reform remains a low priority for Congress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 24th, 2018

A famous scientist first warned Congress about climate change exactly 30 years ago today. James Hansen wishes he"d been wrong.

REUTERS/Brian Snyder James Hansen, a NASA c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 23rd, 2018

BofA: 40% Of Margin Expansion In The Last 20 Years Is From Globalization

Roughly around the time David Rosenberg "calculated" the contribution of the Fed's unprecedented monetary policy on the S&P (which he estimated at roughly 1,000 points, whic.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2018

Tax Reform Could Push U.S. Profits Abroad

When the U.S. Congress passed sweeping tax overhaul legislatio.....»»

Category: economySource: nasdaqJun 21st, 2018

Boeing and the Air Force have reached an agreement on the long-delayed KC-46 tanker, but Congress is already eyeing the next thing

U.S. Air Force photo/Jet Fabara The Air Force and Boeing now expect the first KC-46 Pegasus tanker to arrive in October. The KC-46 program has taken years and faced numerous delays. Lawmakers are already calling.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 20th, 2018

Bill would reimburse business owners for awning fines

Call it a sign of the times. The City Council is weighing a proposal that would wipe out business owners' fines for awning violations in the past two years and enact a moratorium on such... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 13th, 2018

40 Under 40 honoree helped tackle pension reform, Hurricane Harvey aftermath

Alexander Obregon has dealt with some of Houston’s biggest challenges since becoming deputy city controller in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

Tim Cook: Congress needs to fix DACA

In an exclusive broadcast interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook tells Laurie Segall why it's important for Congress to reform immigration policy......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 4th, 2018