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Corporate America wants to aggressively hire workers as the US economy races back to life following the pandemic. The Business Roundtable, an inflencial lobbying group comprised of top US executives, said Wednesday that its CEO economic outlook index has climbed to the second highest level on record, behind only early 2018 when the Trump tax cuts were enacted. ...
Just like everywhere else, voters are open to anti-carbon policy until they see the price tag. ...
Senator Jon Tester, one of the Democrats involved in negotiating a bipartisan infrastructure framework, expresses optimism that they can get a package together that "we can all sign off on" in the Senate ready by Monday, and addresses the negotiations over how to pay for an infrastructure bill. Sen. Tester says he wouldn't support a gas tax - one proposal that has come up - and would like to see it taken out, otherwise it would jeopardize his support of a final deal. ...
Rep. Hudson is leading 140 members of Congress against the ATF's proposed AR-pistol rule, calling it a tax on "disabled combat veterans." ...

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