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Lame Duck Outlook

In light of the big shake-up that occurred on Election Night, TKG wanted to send an easy cheat sheet for you to use as you and your organizations prepare for the end of the 113th Congress, and the kick-off of the 114th Congress.  We will continue to monitor the lame duck outlook and update you with pertinent information.

Starting this week, the two biggest items being dealt with in the Lame Duck Session of Congress was funding the government for the remainder of the Fiscal Year and the potential to act on a tax extenders package.  As you know, current government funding expires on December 11, 2014. Congress must act to pass another continuing resolution, an omnibus package, or some combination of the two.  We thought the following article provided some valuable insight into the debate currently occurring and wanted to share it with you as well: 

 http://www.rollcall.com/news/rogers_begins_work_on_possible_lame_duck_omnibus-237496-1.html