By Sean Lengell | 02/14/14 04:35 PM
The new Democratic chairman of the powerful Senate Finance Committee on Friday said he will use his first days on the job to "find the right paths forward" to reform the federal tax code system. Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon said other top priorities include protecting Medicare while lowering...
By Zack Colman | 02/11/14 01:19 PM
Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., is set to be named the new chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on Tuesday, giving her a perch to advance policies that promote the oil and gas industry.
By Zack Colman | 02/11/14 11:30 AM
Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said there's little chance that a nuclear waste bill she's co-sponsoring will make it to the finish line before the November midterm elections.
By Associated Press | 02/08/14 01:22 PM
Sen. Ron Wyden, the incoming chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said Friday his first priority in the job will be overhauling the nation's tax system, which he called a "dysfunctional, rotten mess."
By Associated Press | 02/08/14 12:47 PM
Four U.S. senators concerned about the sabotage of Silicon Valley's power grid and phone lines last April asked federal officials on Friday if mandatory security standards are needed.
By Zack Colman | 01/30/14 02:43 PM
The wind industry is angling for another extension of a key tax credit, but how to get it and other expiring provisions across the finish line is not clear. The American Wind Energy Association said Thursday that it has a record 12,000 megawatts of wind energy under construction across 20...
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