What kind of chairman will Rep. Kevin Brady (R., Tex.) be of the House Committee on Ways and Means? His predecessors offer dozens of models.
November 02, 2015 | News
November 2, 2015 The Honorable M. Michael Rounds The Honorable Joe Manchin The Honorable Ron Johnson The Honorable Angus King Dear Senators Rounds, Manchin, Johnson and King: The American Council for Capital Formation (ACCF) applauds you for creating the bipartisan Senate Regulations Caucus. For more than three decades, the ACCF has […]
October 28, 2015 | News
Washingtonians agree almost universally on two political phenomena: The House Republican conference is ungovernable, and tax reform is dead. That was yesterday. In a matter of days we will have Speaker Paul Ryan, whose track record shows a man that may make the impossible happen. This is based on three key assets.
October 27, 2015 | News
U.S. Sens. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), Ron Johnson (R-Wisc.), Angus King (I-Maine) and Joe Manchin (D-W. Va.) today announced the formation of the bipartisan Senate Regulations Caucus to address regulatory reform at the federal level.
Recent Press Releases
New ACCF Report: U.S. Climate Pledge to United Nations Falls Far Short of President Obama’s 2025 GHG Reduction Targets
November 24, 2015 | Press Release
Washington, DC – A substantial gap exists between the U.S. climate pledge to the United Nations – or U.S. Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) – and President Obama’s 2025 target of a 26 to 28 percent reduction in greenhouse gases (GHGs), compared to 2005. Consequently, future greenhouse regulation of other sectors, including industry (i.e., cement, […]
November 05, 2015 | Press Release
New Policy Brief Underscores Geopolitical Implications in Asia Pacific Washington, D.C. (November 5, 2015) – The free trade of America’s abundant energy resources would provide an invaluable opportunity for the United States to help strengthen and stabilize global energy markets, especially if China is engaged as a partner, according to a new policy brief released […]
November 02, 2015 | Press Release
Federal Reforms Needed So Businesses Can Grow, Invest and Compete Globally
May 06, 2015 | Press Release
Washington —Capital investment fell in the first quarter of 2015, continuing the trend in weak capital spending that began in the recession of 2007. A new report sponsored by the American Council for Capital Formation (ACCF) and completed by The Aspen Institute program on Manufacturing and Society in the 21st Century and the MAPI Foundation explores […]