Regulatory Rumblings Archive

November 2017

  • It’s not over till it’s over

    Posted: Nov 17, 2017 11:30am ET

    Yesterday, the House passed its version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – the long-awaited tax reform package that was promised by President Trump. On the Senate side, a somewhat different version of the bill passed through the Finance Committee after several days of debate over amendments.

  • Pharma Ads Threatened in Senate

    Posted: Nov 14, 2017 9:15am ET

    Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) suddenly and unexpectedly has filed an amendment to the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act released by Chairman Hatch. Her amendment would totally eliminate the advertising costs deduction for pharmaceutical companies.