House Passes Inflation Reduction Act; Biden Set to Launch “Building a Better America” Tour
The US House of Representatives passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, a far-reaching tax, health and climate bill, on August 12 by a vote of 220-207. The vote margin was strictly party-line. All House Democrats voted in favor of passage and all House Republicans (minus four who did not vote) voted …
Senate Passes Inflation Reduction Act by Vote of 51-50; Heads to House Vote
Senate Democrats scored a major political win on August 7, following a long and atypical weekend session that included a 15-hour “vote-a-rama” on a series of amendments. That party’s signature Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) passed by a vote of 51-50, with Vice President Harris voting to break the 50-50 …
DC’s Summer Surprise: The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022
Washington, DC is a pretty jaded place where information is a key currency, thus true surprises don’t happen on Capitol Hill very often. That’s why everyone from key Senate and House lawmakers to business and industry advocacy professionals to environmental NGOs – all of whom were planning to ease into …
Senate Finance Committee Holds Hearing on SCOTUS Wayfair Decision
Four years later, the U.S. Supreme Court Wayfair decision is still on the minds of federal legislators. On June 14, the Senate Finance Committee held a hearing to examine the impact of the South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., et al, ruling on small businesses and remote sales.
The Opt-In/Opt-Out “Modernization” Debate Hits Pharmaceutical Labeling Sector; PRINTING United Alliance Urges Maintaining Paper as Standard Format
PRINTING United Alliance is once again engaged in the annual Congressional appropriations process to stave off electronic diversion of printed pharmaceutical literature.
America COMPETES Act Passes US House Of Representatives
In early February, the US House of Representatives passed, by a voice vote of 222-210, the American Creating Opportunities for Manufacturing Pre-Eminence in Technology and Economic Strength (COMPETES) Act of 2022. There are provisions of this legislation that seek to enhance and support domestic manufacturing …
PRINTING United Alliance Applauds House for Overwhelming, Bipartisan Support of the Postal Reform Act to Strengthen and Improve U.S. Postal Service Operations
PRINTING United Alliance, the most comprehensive member-based printing and graphic arts association in the U.S., applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the bipartisan Postal Service Reform Act (HR 3076) Tuesday evening to support vital mail and package delivery for American consumers …
SGIA?s Gary Jones to Teach Hazardous Waste Bootcamp
Training held at PGAMA headquarters targets printers in DC, Maryland and Virginia.
H.R. 4318, Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2018 Passes Congress
On September 4th, the US House of Representatives agreed to the Senate amendments by voice vote, thus clearing the bill for the President’s desk. The House first passed this legislation in Jan. 2018.