January 15, 2014
Welcome to 2014! This year is sure to be a busy and exciting year, marked by an election in November and lots of action (or at least debate) in Congress. Issues that could come up this year range from immigration and tax reform to raising the debt limit and health care. But in the immediate future, Washington continues to debate funding the government before the January 15th deadline and the politically charged issue of unemployment insurance while several issues of importance to the financial world are moving through the halls of Congress. Here is a quick rundown of what we’re watching in Washington.