Big moment for Obamacare repeal: CBO score due Wednesday

Big moment for Obamacare repeal: CBO score due Wednesday

Big moment for Obamacare repeal: CBO score due Wednesday

A revenue deal and budget proposal may be on the horizon for the West Virginia Legislature, but rough waters may still be ahead as members in both chambers this week established diverging revenue measures to balance West Virginia's budget for fiscal year 2018.

And conference committee work hasn't started on Senate Bill 26, the Permanent Fund bill.

First, while the House plan calls for a $150 million increase in the upcoming school year, followed by a $100 million increase the second year, the draft Senate bill would would have a large increase in the first year, then would be adjusted for inflation each year after that, using a three-year rolling average of the Consumer Price Index as the adjustment rate. Four senators were reported absent and did not vote on it.

Ryan indicated the bill will be the sent the Senate after the Congressional Budget Office releases its analysis of the bill, which is expected next week. "We could speed through here and save the people of the state some money by passing something through".

Toomey and Portman have been tasked by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to come up with a middle ground solution that will gain support from moderate and conservative lawmakers.

Legislation Austin's lobbyists have been watching that seems most likely to pass includes House Bill 1449 by Rep. Ron Simmons (R-Carrollton), which would prevent cities from charging developers what are called "linkage fees."

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Officials are looking at how the tax bill will affect revenue and they are looking at other factors, Boley said. "I think the Senate process is going to be a lot more deliberative". Indeed, the news came as a shock to some of the legislators Bloomberg interviewed; they didn't even know the bill hadn't been sent. The CBO will tell us a couple of important things. But that didn't stop Justice from sitting in a chair in front of the Senate president's podium to have a heart-to-heart chat with Senate members. "But obviously the Medicaid cuts, and all of that, we talk to them about". And it lowers taxes.

The Houses revenue measure, House Bill 107, caps the total dollar amount that can be redeemed via the historic building tax credit.

Committee members also sweetened the tax plan with an income tax exemption for Social Security benefits for individuals with incomes of less than $100,000. The bill also leaves out the tiered severance tax pushed by Gov. Jim Justice and part of the Senate bill.

"It took the nearly daily revelations of potentially impeachable offenses for Wall Street to completely come to terms with the fact that Trump may not be able to deliver all the tax cuts and infrastructure spending and deregulation-oh my!-that it had been counting on".

Under the bill, services including towing, non-veterinary pet care and debt collection would be subject to sales taxes.

The Committee on Finance advanced the Committee Substitute for House Bill 107 in its Thursday meeting. The furlough would go into effect in two scenarios: if the governor vetoes a budget passed by the Legislature, or if the Legislature fails to pass a budget bill altogether before July 1.The rule would be applicable to all future budget years if it's signed into law. In addition, the bill does not change petition requirements for citizens to force an election and there would not be an automatic election. "Is the federal government really going to say, 'No, you can't get on a plane?' An entire state can't get on a plane and fly, an entire state that has no other way to get out of the state really". Those cheaper plans mean less revenue coming in due to lower premiums even as tax credits are flowing out. The earlier legislation set the top bracket at $300,000.

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