A war is raging over the name of this courthouse.
WASHINGTON -- The path to Congress passing a permanent 9/11 health and compensation bill got a little clearer Thursday. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) pledged to pass something before the end of the year. And Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah),...Show More Summary
Orrin Hatch, a Republican whose support will be crucial, said negotiators might have to go back to the table.
Yesterday, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) delivered a lengthy speech about religious liberty in which he spoke out against what he called the "fundamentally flawed foundation" of church/state separation:
In 1997, 1 in 7 children (or over 14 percent) were living without health insurance coverage in the United States. In response to this crisis, Senators Edward Kennedy (D-MA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) worked together on legislation to expand health coverage to our nation's 10 million uninsured children. Show More Summary
The Senate Finance Committee has some questions for Volkswagen. Chairman Orrin Hatch and Ranking Member Ron Wyden sent the German automaker a letter yesterday. They asked about the “defeat devices” VW used to help its diesel passenger cars meet IRS requirements for the advanced lean-burn technology motor vehicle credit. Show More Summary
Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) sent a letter Tuesday to Volkswagen asking whether the automaker defrauded the IRS in obtaining federal tax credits despite the installation of “defeat devices” in diesel passenger cars. Accounting Today Forbes Fortune Roll Call
WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and ranking member Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) want to know if Volkswagen lied to the federal government in order to secure tax credits for vehicles that did not actually meet...Show More Summary
"I am afraid this deal appears to fall woefully short," said Republican Senator Orrin Hatch.
US Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch said that the TPP trade deal "is an achievement...only if it works for the American people" and can meet the "high-standard objective laid out in bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority....
Senator Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, former Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee and Chairman of the Senate Republican High-Tech Task Force, is atypical in championing legislation--the Law Enforcement Access of Stored Data Abroad (LEADS) Act--that optimizes privacy protection consistent with proven law enforcement needs in a globalized digital age. Show More Summary
The hearing originally announced by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) to mark up an original bipartisan bill to curb identity theft and tax refund fraud on today, Wednesday, September 16, has been postponed.
In addition, Gov. Palin will be interviewing senior U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch. So it was only natural that he would be asked about it. During an interview at the Republican front-runner’s glass-enclosed cocoon on Fifth Avenue this week, John Heilemann and Mark Halperin of Bloomberg Politics tried to get Trump to get specific. “Sometimes they’re
After much hype from his campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unveiled his health-care plan, which — like many of plans out there (including ones like those put out by Sen. Marco Rubio, Rep. Tom Price and Sen. Orrin Hatch) — proposes repealing Obamacare, going to a system of tax credits for those without employer-provided insurance, allowing insurance […]
The U.S. Senate Finance Committee, chaired by Utah Senator Orrin Hatch, released this report last week. Here are the highlights from the report, which report can be found here. During the years 2010 to 2013, IRS management failed to provide effective control, guidance and direction over the processing of applications for tax-exempt status. Top IRS […]
The Washington Examiner with the latest: The Senate Finance Committee issued the report Wednesday and it included bipartisan criticism and a conclusion by panel Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, that “personal politics…influenced how the IRS conducted its business. The agency has been under fire since May 2013, when an inspector general’s report found that an IRS […]
By Rick Berman, The Washington Times This week, Sen Orrin Hatch, Utah Republican, and Rep. Tom Price, Georgia Republican, introduced a new proposal to rebalance the rights and the law regarding employees and union bosses. The Employee...Show More Summary
The weather is getting a bit warm in Washington as July rumbles into August, and tempers in the Capitol are heating up as well. In a rare Sunday session of the United States Senate, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), who also serves as president...Show More Summary
Renewable energy is back on the docket for the Senate Finance Committee, and Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) is likely to release the draft of his bill as early as this week. The Committee is considering a two-year extender for tax incentives for new wind, geothermal, biomass, landfill gas and ocean energy projects during a markup. read more
The House passes a five-month highway patch. But the Senate still wants two years and Finance Chair Orrin Hatch thinks he might be able to fund five. The House bill relies on $8 billion in cats-and-dogs changes in tax administration and budget gimmicks to fund the short-term extension through December. Show More Summary