US lawmakers propose adding digital assets to ‘wash sale’ rule and raising capital gains tax

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have proposed tax initiatives to fund a $3.5 trillion spending package which could potentially affect crypto users. According to a document released by the House Committee on Ways and Means on Monday, the proposal would increase the tax rate on long-term capital gains from the existing 20% to… Continue reading US lawmakers propose adding digital assets to ‘wash sale’ rule and raising capital gains tax

Bipartisan group of lawmakers plan Afghanistan trip in defiance of Pelosi, McCarthy requests not to do so

Officials upset over Representatives Moulton, Meijer secret trip to Kabul Congressional correspondent Chad Pergram reports from Capitol Hill on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slamming rogue trip to Afghanistan by Reps. Peter Meijer, R-Mich., and Seth Moulton, D-Mass., during dangerous military evacuation from Kabul. Some House members from both sides of the aisle are planning to… Continue reading Bipartisan group of lawmakers plan Afghanistan trip in defiance of Pelosi, McCarthy requests not to do so

US lawmakers urge CFTC and SEC to form joint working group on digital assets

Two members of the United States House of Representatives have petitioned the heads of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to work with participants in the crypto space for transparency and regulatory clarity. In a Monday tweet, Representative Glenn Thompson said he had submitted a letter with… Continue reading US lawmakers urge CFTC and SEC to form joint working group on digital assets

Some US lawmakers want Bitcoin miners to be exempted from proposed crypto taxes

Lawmakers in the United States have called for caution regarding implementing a proposed tax policy that could have significant implications for America’s crypto space. As previously reported by Cointelegraph, an expanded crypto taxation regime was a last-minute addition to the $1-trillion infrastructure deal currently being debated in Congress. According to the proposed amendments, tighter rules… Continue reading Some US lawmakers want Bitcoin miners to be exempted from proposed crypto taxes

U.S. Lawmakers Soft-Pedal on Proposed Crypto Taxation Move

Authorities in the United States have narrowed the scope of the proposed bipartisan infrastructure bill which was initially designed to milk out at least $28 billion from the country’s crypto investors to make up the $500 billion they plan to use for infrastructural development, according to reports on July 2, 2021. A New Language As… Continue reading U.S. Lawmakers Soft-Pedal on Proposed Crypto Taxation Move

GOP lawmakers split over mandatory vaccines for US military members

COVID vaccines and heart inflammation in young adults a ‘likely’ link: CDC panel Fox News medical contributor Dr. Janette Nesheiwat argues the condition is extremely rare and says vaccine benefits outweigh any potential side effects. Lawmakers are torn over reports that U.S. Army members may soon be required to receive COVID-19 vaccinations. Rep. Thomas Massie,… Continue reading GOP lawmakers split over mandatory vaccines for US military members

India lawmakers to review bill banning digital currency

India’s national government is reportedly reviewing the bill that would ban digital currency in the country, in what could spell a last minute change of direction to the laws around the local digital currency sector. Working alongside sectoral regulators and other stakeholders, the government is considering whether or not a total ban should be brought… Continue reading India lawmakers to review bill banning digital currency

Delaware Dem lawmakers pass bill raising minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025 over Republican objections

Biden to order $15 minimum wage for federal contractors Geltrude & Company founder Dan Geltrude and Constellation Research CEO Ray Wang on federal contractor wages, shifting congressional House seats and new CDC guidelines for vaccinated people. Delaware’s General Assembly passed a bill to raise the state’s minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025 along… Continue reading Delaware Dem lawmakers pass bill raising minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025 over Republican objections

GOP lawmakers, led by ex-White House doc, ask Biden to take cognitive test

More On: joe biden Letters to the Editor — June 18, 2021 Biden signs Juneteenth holiday into law Biden changes rules to open more pathways for migrants Shocking images show 33 migrants crammed into U-Haul amid 100-degree heat More than a dozen Republican House members, led by former Physician to the President Ronny Jackson, have… Continue reading GOP lawmakers, led by ex-White House doc, ask Biden to take cognitive test

Texas lawmakers pass bill requiring national anthem to be played by pro sports teams

Honor US troops for Memorial Day by flying the American flag Skip Bedell shows a simple way to fly the American flag this Memorial Day with Atlantic Flag & Pole Texas lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday that will penalize professional sports teams if they do not play the national anthem before games. The Republican-backed bill… Continue reading Texas lawmakers pass bill requiring national anthem to be played by pro sports teams

These lawmakers say they won't attend Biden's address to Congress

Sen. Rubio speaks on upcoming Biden joint session, companies undermining US values Florida Sen. Marco Rubio joins ‘Fox & Friends.’ Seating for President Biden’s first joint address to Congress will be very limited Wednesday night, so many lawmakers will be skipping the event. Instead of 1,600 people crowded into a House chamber for a regular State… Continue reading These lawmakers say they won't attend Biden's address to Congress

GOP lawmakers ask Pelosi to reschedule Biden's first speech to Congress

Fox News Flash top headlines for April 19 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A group of GOP lawmakers called Monday for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to reschedule President Biden’s first speech to Congress later this month to a date when the House is in session. In a… Continue reading GOP lawmakers ask Pelosi to reschedule Biden's first speech to Congress

Colorado lawmakers look to expand access to birth control, abortion services through Medicaid

Reproductive health care finds itself of some importance this year in the Colorado legislature, with bills that would make it easier to get contraceptives, abortions and prevention for sexually transmitted infections. With Democrats in control of both chambers, the bills have a decent shot at passing, though lawmakers will have to weigh costs of bills… Continue reading Colorado lawmakers look to expand access to birth control, abortion services through Medicaid

NY lawmakers near budget deal to raise income, corporate taxes by $4.3B

People are ‘committing’ to NYC ‘like never before’: Real estate expert Brown Harris Stevens Real Estate CEO Bess Freedman on the future of New York City real estate following the coronavirus pandemic. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers are nearing a budget agreement that would increase corporate and income taxes by $4.3 billion… Continue reading NY lawmakers near budget deal to raise income, corporate taxes by $4.3B

U.S. lawmakers propose giving USPS $6 billion for electric delivery vehicles

Fox Business Flash top headlines for March 8 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. WASHINGTON  - A group of 17 U.S. House of Representatives Democrats introduced legislation on Monday to provide $6 billion to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to buy tens of thousands of additional electric delivery… Continue reading U.S. lawmakers propose giving USPS $6 billion for electric delivery vehicles

California lawmakers unveil $12.6B school reopening plan, but Newsom says it's not 'fast enough'

California mother reacts to profanity-ridden hot mic moment of school board slamming parents Ashley Stalf reacts to recorded video of Oakley California school board ‘mocking’ parents After weeks of tense negotiations, California’s legislative leaders agreed Thursday on a $6.5 billion proposal aimed at getting students back in classrooms this spring following months of closures because… Continue reading California lawmakers unveil $12.6B school reopening plan, but Newsom says it's not 'fast enough'

Lawmakers will prioritize the digital currency industry

Legislators now have an incentive to create legal frameworks around the blockchain and digital currency industry. Before, both industries were full of early adopters, enthusiasts, and technologists who understood how blockchain technologies would play a vital role in the world’s future. At the time, the digital currency industry was only a few years old and… Continue reading Lawmakers will prioritize the digital currency industry

GOP lawmakers request briefing on continued National Guard presence at Capitol

DC National Guard troop deployment extended through end of March Sen. John Kennedy, R-La. reacts to the ongoing presence of troops in the nation’s capitol on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ EXCLUSIVE: A group of House Republicans are asking the Defense Department to brief them on why it is necessary for the National Guard to remain on Capitol… Continue reading GOP lawmakers request briefing on continued National Guard presence at Capitol

Lawmakers, aides and others sheltering inside Capitol describe chaos

Pergram: Most significant breach of government institution since 1814 Fox News congressional correspondent has the latest on Capitol incursion on ‘Bill Hemmer Reports’ Security officials rushed Vice President Pence to shelter as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reported she was "safe" from an undisclosed location as other Congress members were being evacuated by Capitol Police. Lawmakers,… Continue reading Lawmakers, aides and others sheltering inside Capitol describe chaos

Michigan lawmakers meet with Trump, say they are unaware of info that would change election results

Fox News Flash top headlines for November 20 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Michigan’s top two legislative leaders met at the White House Friday afternoon with President Trump and his legal team to discuss the president’s legal dispute to the vote count in their state.  Michigan Senate… Continue reading Michigan lawmakers meet with Trump, say they are unaware of info that would change election results

Michigan lawmakers meet with Trump, say they are unaware of info that would change election results

Fox News Flash top headlines for November 20 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Michigan’s top two legislative leaders met at the White House Friday afternoon with President Trump and his legal team to discuss the president’s legal dispute to the vote count in their state.  Michigan Senate… Continue reading Michigan lawmakers meet with Trump, say they are unaware of info that would change election results

Michigan GOP state lawmakers seek election audit: report

Fox News projects Joe Biden wins Michigan, nears magic number of 270 Neil Cavuto reports the Democratic nominee will claim Michigan’s 16 electoral votes Two Republican state lawmakers in Michigan on Thursday requested an election audit, alleging anomalies and citing affidavits filed in lawsuits challenging the vote-counting process in Detroit and other areas of the state, according to reports. … Continue reading Michigan GOP state lawmakers seek election audit: report

Progressive lawmakers ask Biden not to pick defense secretary with contractor background

What will be the impact of Biden’s economic agenda? Fox News contributor Brian Brenberg provides analysis about how a Biden tax hike could affect the ongoing exodus of Americans from high-tax states. Progressive lawmakers are urging President-elect Joe Biden not to pick a defense secretary with a contractor background, saying that national security “should not… Continue reading Progressive lawmakers ask Biden not to pick defense secretary with contractor background