NFIB Federal Update: Latest Proposals and Timeline
Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 12:00pm EST
Congress ultimately punted tough decisions down the road regarding tax and spending proposals and the debt ceiling. Learn about the updated legislative timeline, tax proposals, and spending proposals under consideration and when they may be considered.
• What are the new deadlines for government funding and the debt ceiling and how will they impact the tax and spending proposals?
• What changes to the tax and spending proposals are expected and how will they impact small businesses?
• Who are the key lawmakers involved in negotiations?
• How can NFIB members best advocate for their priorities and express their concerns?
Vice President, Federal Government Relations, NFIB
Kevin Kuhlman is the Director of Legislative Affairs at the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), and is responsible for managing NFIB’s House of Representatives lobbying and advocacy team. Kevin focuses on healthcare and health insurance issues. Since 1986, NFIB members’ top concern has been the rising cost of health insurance. Kevin also closely follows the regulatory process and comments on regulations that impact NFIB’s membership. Prior to joining NFIB in 2011, Kevin handled healthcare, labor, education, and small business issues for Congressman Peter Roskam from Illinois. He started his career on Capitol Hill in 2006 as a support and research staff member for the Committee on Ways and Means.