March 13, 2015
This week's update features news on crossover day activity, Governor Deal's plan to take over under-performing schools, medical marijuana, and legalizing fireworks.
March 10, 2015
NUMBER OF THE WEEK: 8 percent. The increase in the total amount of corporate profits kept abroad, according to the latest analysis of securities filings by Bloomberg News. The report
confirms what U.S. companies have as much as $2.1 trillion in profits held offshore, with U.S. tech giants accounting for $420 billion of the total.
The Obama Administration and several lawmakers have proposed various repatriation plans to bring at least some of the money back home to fund
transportation and infrastructure projects. Such proposals have stalled, however. Read more
March 09, 2015
This Week: House Republican Working Group Outlines King v. Burwell “Off-Ramp” Plan... FDA Approves First Biosimilar Product... CMS Approves NH Medicaid Expansion Waiver