U.S. budget negotiators are near a deal in which Democrats would accept fresh revenue from user fees and Republicans would agree to more federal spending, steps that could avoid another government shutdown next year.
U.S. House Republicans will advance legislation to further deregulate securities laws for small public companies and startups, saying the changes would spark more investment, Representative Scott Garrett said today in Washington.
Last week’s killing of a Transportation Security Administration officer in Los Angeles, after other airport shootings, shows there are safety gaps the agency must resolve, its deputy administrator said.
The Federal Housing Administration has reached a “tipping point” in its mission of providing low- cost protection for homebuyers while trying to keep its insurance fund liquid, Commissioner Carol Galante said today.
The U.S. House of Representatives is likely to pass a bill this year to reduce the influence of the government-backed Federal Housing Administration, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Representative Scott Garrett said today.