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.”
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.