WEEKLY UPDATE: The Week Ahead in Congress

This week, Congress will vote on a range of issues, including: Extending warrant requirement for law enforcement access to emails greater than six months old New homeland and aviation security provisions Disapproving the new Fiduciary Rule, lowering barriers for companies pitching angel investors Protections for U.S. Manufacturing and intellectual property Energy and Water spending bill […]

GAVEL DOWN: Closing out the week in Congress

Senate returned from recess; House is out until April 12. Senate passed trade secrets bill and began considering FAA reauthorization bill. Senate HELP committee advanced medical innovation bills, lining up floor votes for companion legislation to House-passed bill. Obama Administration released final "fiduciary rule" for investment advisors, with several lawmakers commenting on current legislation and pledging […]

WEEKLY UPDATE: The Week Ahead in Congress

The Senate returns from recess; the House is still out until April 12. The Senate will vote on a bill to allow companies to sue for theft of trade secrets. It may also vote on reauthorizing the FAA through 2017. On Wednesday, the Administration will release the final "Fiduciary Rule" for investment advisors. New Protections […]

WEEKLY UPDATE: The Week Ahead in Congress

It will be a slow week in Washington. The House is on recess. The Senate continues work on a bill to address opioid abuse. President Obama talks financial reform with regulators as the Administration prepares regulations that the House has vowed to stop. 'Fiduciary Rule' coming, along with Congressional challenges President Obama meets Monday with regulators, […]