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.
|Wall Street firms avoided taxes, took on big risks|
|Levin, Stabenow announce grant for three new buses to improve service along Washtenaw Avenue|
|National Scenic Trails Parity Act, S. 2293|
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Today in the SenateJuly 28, 2014:
On Monday, July 28, 2014, at 2:00 p.m., following any leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the nomination Pamela Harris, to be U.S. District Judge for the Fourth Circuit, post cloture, with the time until 5:30 p.m. equally divided between the two Leaders or their designees. At 5:30 p.m., all post-cloture time will be deemed expired and the Senate will proceed to a vote on confirmation of the nomination.