Two global banks and more than a dozen hedge funds misused a complex financial structure to claim billions of dollars in unjustified tax savings and to avoid leverage limits that protect the financial system from risky debt, an investigation directed by Sen. Levin found.
Issues in Focus
Today in the SenateSeptember 17, 2014:
At 10:00 a.m., following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 12:00 p.m., with the time equally divided between the two Leaders or their designees.
At 12:00 p.m., the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on confirmation of the Bass nomination.