Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (center) has been the retail industrys chief crusader for Congressional action on issues such as sales tax collection from online stores.
“If it doesn’t happen [in the super committee], we’re are going to look for the next possible vehicle,” said Katherine Lugar, executive vice president for the RILA. “Any possible place that talks about states’ rights or the deficit.”
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.