What’s New in Washington DC

All US latest developments sourced from our member companies, to be updated on a weekly basis
President, Congress favor greater scrutiny for critical acquisitions as trade relationships rise up the U.S. political agenda
March 27, 2018

Washington saw a flurry of bipartisan activity over the last few weeks. Most notably, Republican and Democratic negotiators reached a long-awaited deal...
March 13, 2018

One year after he took the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, President Donald Trump said he would consider bringing the U.S. back in.
January 26, 2018

President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill signifying the largest tax cuts in U.S. history in hope of boosting economic growth. George McCormick,...
January 02, 2018

Mihir Desai, a professor of finance at Harvard Business School, breaks down the brand-new U.S. tax law.
December 26, 2017

The new flight, on an A350 aircraft, is expected to cut at least two hours from the current route served by multiple airlines, where there is at least...
December 19, 2017

As regional powers compete for physical and political influence over the Eurasian super-continent, the U.S. considers its options from afar. Matthew Goodman...
November 08, 2017

Congress continues its heavy workload with the Thanksgiving recess roughly three weeks away. On October 26, the House passed the Senate’s Fiscal Year 2018...
November 06, 2017

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 504, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017, which is identical to...
October 24, 2017

Congress returned after Labor Day for a busy September and acted quickly to avoid a government shutdown by passing stop-gap funding for Fiscal Year (FY)...
October 09, 2017