Tag Archives: Repeal

Johnson Advances Second Tax Shelf Proposal: Repeal the Tax Exemption for Municipal Bonds

Earlier this month, I blogged the launch (117 Tax Notes 1077 (12/10/07) of the ambitious new Shelf Project by Calvin H. Johnson (Texas) and Tax Analysts, along with the first proposal to Replace the Corporate Tax With a Market Capitalization… … Continue reading

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Group Warns D.C. Death with Dignity Act Opponents Not to Try to Repeal Law Again

Compassion & Choices praised Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her vow today to prevent congressional opponents of Washington, D.C.’s Death with Dignity Act from repealing the law this year, as she did last year.  The DCDWDA gives mentally capable, terminally ill … Continue reading

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Large ISPs that Orchestrated the Repeal of the Open Internet Order Ask California’s Legislature to Stand Down and Just Let Them Win Already

The fight to protect Internet freedom is coming to California this month as the Senate Energy and Utilities Committee (April 17) and Senate Judiciary Committee (April 24) have scheduled hearings and votes on Senator Wiener’s S.B. 822, comprehensive legislation that … Continue reading

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DC Death with Dignity Survives Federal Congress Repeal

Congressional have protected Washington, D.C.’s Death with Dignity Act by excluding a House-approved appropriations bill rider to overturn the law from the final omnibus appropriations bill signed into law this afternoon. Last September, the U.S. House of Representatives passed an … Continue reading

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The Net Neutrality Repeal Is Now Official

Months after Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai paved the way to scrap net neutrality, the repeal is official. The Washington Post reports the vote was published in the Federal Register late Thursday, putting the action into print. Pai’s effort … Continue reading

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