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Trump to rally House Republicans around Senate budget

ㅤ”The President will join a rare Sunday afternoon House GOP conference call to rally Republicans behind the budget bill. Its passage would allow Republicans to fast track their tax plan and move it forward without Senate Democratic votes, potentially giving them a legislative accomplishment Republicans desperately want after their fumbling efforts earlier this year to repeal Obamacare.” 31 more words


Tax Cuts are Meaningless without Spending Cuts

By JD Rucker – Re-Blogged From iPatriot

The evidence has been documented numerous times that cutting taxes improves the economy in ways that replace “lost” revenues for the federal government. 588 more words

Taxes & Spending

The State of Child Health: Community paediatric workforce

New report, published the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and the British Association for Community Child Health (BACCH), highlights an alarming 25% shortfall in the number of community paediatricians. 127 more words


'OPB Politics Now': Corporate Tax Reform Dies In Salem 

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced she and her fellow Democrats are abandoning efforts to increase corporate tax revenue. As a deadline looms to close a $1.4 billion budget gap, Brown and lawmakers are instead focusing their efforts on a healthcare provider tax and spending cuts. 14 more words

Oregon Legislature

Editorial: Political impasse looms in Salem

There’s still time for the Oregon Legislature to tackle all of the big-ticket items on its list for this session before the clock runs out July 10. 63 more words

Oregon Legislature

How is the NHS performing?

This  latest quarterly monitoring report from The Kings Fund finds that NHS is now planning to delay or cancel spending in half of local areas this year to meet financial targets. 126 more words

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Our View: Tax plan more detailed than spending cuts - Opinion

Democratic leaders in the Oregon House are pushing ahead with plans for another gross-receipts tax on business despite the colossal defeat of Measure 97 last November. 62 more words

Oregon Legislature