Topic: U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
Some lawmakers and economists are calling for the US to absorb damaged assets of firms.
09/19/2008 01:00 am
A Massachusetts proposal, the first of its kind, would impose a 2.5 percent tax on the portion of endowments above $1 billion.
05/20/2008 01:00 am
02/06/2008 12:00 am
Endowments at colleges and universities have ballooned. Senators rightly press the case for tuition relief.
01/30/2008 12:00 am
A bipartisan accord in the House calls for a $150 billion spending plan, including significant tax rebates. But senators may want add-ons.
01/28/2008 12:00 am
Democrats and Republicans are anxious to get $300 to $1,200 in tax-rebate checks to wage earners by spring.
01/25/2008 12:00 am