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http://t.co/DCEFdJhEm0 A year after FTA enacted, U.S. good exports to Columbia up 20%.
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BRT's Engler: U.S. Senate can't rewrite Irish or EU tax laws, but it can rewrite U.S. tax laws. Time for #taxreform.
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Posted: March 12, 2009 in News & Press Releases
As providers of health care coverage to more than 35 million Americans, Business Roundtable members commend President Obama’s selection of Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. With Americans facing job losses, reduced savings and tight budgets, now more than ever, we need to focus on helping every individual gain access to affordable health care.
Posted: February 25, 2009 in News & Press Releases
Today, the Senate Finance Committee will convene a hearing to examine health care reform from a budgetary perspective. On behalf of the 53 million Americans we represent, the members of Divided We Fail – AARP, Business Roundtable, NFIB and SEIU – commend Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) and the committee for moving forward expeditiously and keeping health care reform at the forefront of the congressional agenda.
Posted: February 24, 2009 in News & Press Releases
Posted: February 20, 2009 in News & Press Releases
Business Roundtable commends President Obama for convening a fiscal responsibility summit, and I look forward to participating in the discourse. This is a critical, cooperative first step to setting achievable fiscal goals and building a framework for long-term deficit reduction, both long-standing priorities of Business Roundtable.
Posted: February 14, 2009 in News & Press Releases
Enacting health IT legislation has been the top health care policy priority for Business Roundtable for the past five years. We are proud to have worked diligently with Senators Kennedy, Hatch, Clinton and Enzi to develop bipartisan health IT legislation.