On February 26, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) released a comprehensive tax reform discussion draft representing the most significant proposal for revamping the U.S. tax system in over 30 years.
In response to widespread concerns that the income tax system in the United States is highly inefficient, unfair, unnecessarily complicated, and discourages economic growth while putting US multinational companies at a disadvantage relative to their foreign competitors, numerous proposals for sweeping reforms have been advanced in recent years.
A new poll of 1,000 registered voters shows the vast majority – more than 80 percent of Americans across party lines – support the United States negotiating trade agreements to expand market access for U.S. goods and services around the globe.
The proposed Keystone XL pipeline is a new 875-mile crude oil pipeline that would begin in Alberta, Canada, and would extend through Saskatchewan, Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska, where it would link up with a southern leg already under construction for delivery of oil to the Gulf Coast.
BRT's growth agenda for the U.S. economy presents a four-point plan to reopen America’s doors to the investment needed to drive innovation, economic growth and job creation.
Coal combustion residual products are currently managed as non-hazardous waste under state regulatory authority. Approximately 45 percent of these products are beneficially used in cement, wallboard, agricultural and other applications.
Ozone is a major component of smog. Ozone is not a pollutant emitted into the air; rather, it is the product of chemical reactions among nitrogen oxides (NOx), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), carbon monoxide (CO), and methane (CH4).
Multiple federal agencies are considering regulating hydraulic fracturing. EPA, in April, 2012, finalized a suite of four new regulations for the oil and natural gas industry, including the first federal air standard for wells that are hydraulically fractured.
In Massachusetts v. EPA (2007), the Supreme Court held that greenhouse gases (GHGs) constitute air pollutants that can be regulated under the Clean Air Act (CAA).
Caesars Entertainment (Caesars) believes that a healthy workforce is critical to delivering world-class service. Therefore, Caesars emphasizes the health of its 65,000 employees as one part of its broader approach to employee engagement and customer loyalty.
To improve the health care delivery system, Honeywell believes it is important to realign the incentives for people who provide care, those who consume it and those who pay for it.
As a pharmacy innovation company, CVS Caremark is dedicated to putting people on the path to better health. The company believes that the health care innovations it develops for the benefit of its customers and clients can also be leveraged to help its employees live healthier and happier lives.