Valerie Jarrett, a senior adviser to President Barack Obama, said that the president will work with the business community to overhaul the tax code in his second term.
Valerie Jarrett, a senior adviser to President Barack Obama, pressed the case to leading manufacturing executives for a budget deal including increases on tax rates paid by high earners.
White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett invited executives to send ideas about changing the U.S. corporate tax code, reducing the deficit and expanding trade, as the Obama administration fights the perception of tensions with U.S. businesses.
President Barack Obama plans to extend his outreach to the business community by convening a meeting in Washington with about 20 chief executives, senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said.
The star of the State of the Union has been announced, and it is not U.S. President Barack Obama.
"The success and productivity of our workers is inextricably tied to their ability to care for their families and maintain a stable life at home."
- Valerie Jarrett on Jan 14, 2015
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