A 'Do-Something' Congress in 2007
This article previews legislation, in addition to a minimum wage increase, that might be expected to make its way to the president's desk soon after Democrats take control of Congress. The list includes:
- Easing restrictions on travel to Cuba.
- Ending tax breaks for companies that set up offshore.
- Creation of a housing trust fund.
- Providing for the inspection of cargo and increased transportation security.
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