Pending home sales rose in April to their highest level since February 2006.
The financial services industry has been concerned about data localization in the trade deal.
Small business owners have had their legally earned assets seized and have not gotten them back.
The bill was approved in a 29-10 vote, sending it to the House floor.
Citibank is paying $425 million in penalties to settle federal civil charges.
Those arrested are allegedly responsible for almost $2 million in scams, an inspector general said.
Sen. Bob Menendez (N.J.) is opposing the House's Puerto Rico legislation.
The island's congressional representative said there aren't any better options.
"We're here today because Mr. Koskinen provided false testimony," Jason Chaffetz said.
An industry representative said workers are unaware of their tax obligations and benefits.
New home sales surged 16.6 percent in April.
There is a fiscal crisis on the island, but it's become political here on the mainland.
It failed by one vote last week.
The bill would overturn a D.C. voter referendum.
"We've got a lot of important work to do, and I signed on for the term," John Koskinen said.
Sen. Cotton called Reid "bitter, vulgar [and] incoherent."
Likely GOP nominee Donald Trump has not yet released his returns.
Before looking at the debt crisis, one must look at the island's economic outlook.
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President Obama has pledged to veto the legislation once it reaches his desk.
Democrats have repeatedly embarrassed leadership with surprise amendments.
"Keep your short fingers out of the Nevada housing market,” Rep. Titus said.
The fnancial services measure provides $10.9 billion for the IRS, a cut of $236 million below last...
Jack Lew called John Koskinen "an outstanding public servant."