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Two tax reform proposals are moving through Congress, but the differences between them will need to be resolved before any bills become law.
Senate Republicans have released their version of tax reform. Here’s how the Senate plan differs from the House bill, and what to expect next.
House Republicans have released their version of the tax reform bill, but this is just the first step in what will surely be a complicated and potentially contentious process.
Republicans have finally released their most detailed tax proposal yet, but a busy legislative schedule could make it difficult to pass a law this year.
Trump’s acceptance of a short-term deal to suspend the debt ceiling and keep the government running could complicate some already contentious policy debates set for this year.
Lawmakers face key deadlines in September, and the political uncertainty is likely to drive increased market volatility.
What’s next for health care policy? Here are some questions and answers about the current situation in Washington and potential implications for investors.
Here’s a brief update on four key issues in Washington that investors should be keeping an eye on as we move into the second half of the year.
As President Donald Trump approaches his 100th day in office, Michael Townsend, Schwab’s vice president of legislative and regulatory affairs, and Randy Frederick, vice president of trading and derivatives, share their observations.
As members of Congress return to Washington after a two-week recess, they are confronted with an all-too-familiar crisis: the prospect of a government shutdown.

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