While the dust settles on the results of the 2016 Presidential and Congressional elections, Jewelers of America has prepared a summary of the big changes on Capitol Hill and what they mean for key legislative issues that affect jewelry businesses.
Jewelers of America’s legislative counsel, Haake Fetzer, headquartered in Washington, D.C., kept a close eye on the historic 2016 elections for Congress and the White House, which were harder to predict than expected. The race saw enough twists and turns in the last few weeks and days to give even the most seasoned prognosticators whiplash. Here’s their breakdown of the results and what it means for legislation that could affect jewelry business:
- Donald Trump Elected 45th U.S. President