Van Scoyoc Associates and the Coalition to Save Tax-exempt Bonds presented a Webinar on Nov. 17 about proposals being floated by President Obama and many others to eliminate tax-exempt bonds or reduce their attractiveness to investors. Tax-exempt bonds are issued by local and state governments across America and are a primary way to finance public projects. To see the PowerPoint used in the presentation or a video of the Webinar, click on the headline above.
In an article on on lobbying the “Supercommittee,” Eric Lichtblau of The New York Times talked with H. Steward Van Scoyoc, the CEO and President of Van Scoyoc Associates. Click the headline above to read the story. The so-called Supercommittee, officially the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, has been meeting in private to find at least $1.2 trillion in deficit savings over the next decade before a Nov. 23 deadline.