Unleashing America’s Economic Potential
On Monday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump spoke at the Bayville Fire Hall in Bayville, New Jersey, to advocate for a tax reform plan that will bring relief to the American middle class and stimulate business growth and competition. “We believe that cutting the rate of taxes on corporations, medium-sized and small businesses is going to accomplish the goal of putting more money back in the pockets of American workers,” said Ivanka.
about the Unified Framework for Tax Reform that will bring companies and jobs back to the United States, allow Americans to keep more of their hard-earned money, and enable American businesses to compete and win on the global stage.
President Trump Nominates Alex Azar to be Secretary of Health & Human Services
Yesterday, President Trump announced that he was nominating Alex M. Azar II to be the Secretary of Health & Human Services (HHS). Mr. Azar has led a notable career by serving in several senior roles in both the public and private sectors. Previously, Azar has served in key leadership posts at HHS as General Counsel from 2001-2005 and as Deputy Secretary from 2005-2007. Azar was confirmed to both of his previous HHS positions with unanimous bipartisan support.
As President of Lilly USA, LLC, he directly led the U.S. Biomedicines business unit, encompassing the areas of neuroscience, cardiovascular health, men’s health, musculoskeletal, autoimmune disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and pain, as well as the sales, marketing, and payer operations of the company’s U.S. commercial business.