All Posts Tagged: Congress

U.S. Outlook: Let the tax reform fight begin

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
US Capitol dome seen in middle distance on a sunny fall day with lawn and reddish-leaf trees in the foreground.

We are finally getting some concrete details on the size and shape of the likely tax reform package that is moving through the House.

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Investment Insights: Making sense of Puerto Rico

Tom Musbach
Posted by Tom Musbach
Editor
View down a deserted street in Puerto Rico, with colorful buildings on each side.

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico has seen its share of adversities, but perhaps none so devastating as where it finds itself today.

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U.S. Outlook: Trump tax plan grabbing headlines

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Capitol building, mostly the dome, in morning sunlight.

There are still too many unknowns to get a clear read on winners and losers, or how much of negative impact the tax cut package is likely to have on the federal debt.

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Investment Insights: Nothing is certain but death and taxes

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Interior shot of the Capitol with an ominous view down the staircase.

The threat of turnover may also apply to Congress as approval ratings plummet and key issues like healthcare and tax reform linger with lawmakers in gridlock.

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