Levin: NAFTA investment award demonstrates need for reform in TPP

U.S. negotiators in TPP should propose that the TPP investment chapter be amended in a manner consistent with what the U.S. government has argued in ISDS cases. Glamis Gold should be incorporated into the TPP text.
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Levin Lays Out Path Forward on TPP

Ranking Member Sander Levin met with reporters to lay out a path toward effectively resolving the outstanding issues within the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations in a way that could ultimately gain his support. Read the full proposal.
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Seriously, this time the GOP is serious about replacing Obamacare

Republican leaders are once again working on an Obamacare replacement. Seriously, haven’t we heard this before? Here's a look back at the last 4 years of GOP Obamacare alternatives.
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Inversion Legislation Could Save Taxpayers $34 Billion

Corporate inversions will cost American taxpayers $34 billion over the next decade. Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Sander Levin (D-MI), Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), Sen. Durbin (D-IL) and Sen, Reed (D-RI) introduced legislation to close this loophole and level the playing field for hardworking Americans.
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Dynamic Scoring: "Voodoo Economics"

Republicans are changing House rules to require that congressional scorekeepers incorporate “dynamic scoring” into their official estimates of major legislation.
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TPP in Focus: Recent NAFTA investment award demonstrates need for reform in TPP

Mar 27, 2015 Blog

Last week, an investment tribunal established under the investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) mechanism of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) issued an award in Bilcon v. Canada. The tribunal ruled in favor of a U.S. investor who had challenged the Canadian government’s decision to deny an environmental permit to establish a rock quarry in Nova Scotia.

Levin Floor Statement on H.R. 2, Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act

Mar 26, 2015 Press Release

JCT: Estate Tax Repeal Costs $269 billion, Benefits Tiny Number of Very Wealthy

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release

Levin Opening Statement at Mark Up of the Estate Tax Repeal and Select IRS-related Provisions

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release