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Congress Focuses on Nonproliferation (Iran, North Korea); President Obama Focuses on the State of the Union Address

The House of Representatives reconvened in Washington last Tuesday.  The Senate reconvenes today.  President Barack Obama will address a joint session of Congress on Tuesday when he gives the annual State of the Union.  Last week, the White House’s Office of Management and Budget announced the President would release his Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Budget … Continue Reading

Iran Deal and Terrorism Financing in Forefront for Financial Services Lawmakers

Legislative Activity Financial Services Lawmakers Focused on Iran Deal, Impact on Terrorism Financing Last week, the House Financial Services Committee’s Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing held its fifth and final hearing to examine how to improve U.S. efforts to stop terrorism financing, as well as review the level of cooperation between various federal agencies … Continue Reading