Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, D-Mont., and Ranking Member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, last week released a draft of their Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act .
The bill contains a number of provisions intended to spark new hiring, including a social security tax holiday...
On Friday, March 5, 2010, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
(D. NV) filed a motion for cloture on H.R.
4213 , the House tax extenders bill, which includes an extension of the
biodiesel tax credit and alternative fuel mixture tax credit programs through
December 31, 2010.
is expected to vote...
Blue Fire Ethanol and a consortium of 31 other alternative fuel producers have sent a letter to Congress asking for a 30% investment tax credit for biofuels. While alternative fuel producers were encouraged by last week's passage of extenders legislation to extend the alternative fuel mixture and...
After the House and Senate passed bills
including an extension of the alternative fuel mixture and
biodiesel tax credit program , alternative fuel producers assumed that
Congress would act quickly to put the legislation into a form that could be
signed by the President. It has been more than two...
By Meredith Irvin and Erin Book, Managing Directors, SNR Denton
In a week-long blog series, Meredith Irvin and Erin Book will summarize the main climate and/or energy proposals that are currently being discussed as we head into the final working days of the 111th Congress.