TITLE

First Pushes for 'Trifecta' Bill Vote by End of Week

AUTHOR(S)
McConnell, Alison L.
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/3/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32437, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that United States Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist is still pursuing votes for the "trifecta" bill as the Senate's scheduled recess in August 2006 approaches. The "trifecta" bill consists of a major cut in estate taxes, a minimum wage hike, and tax cut extensions. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and other Democrats oppose the bill.
ACCESSION #
21888568

 

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