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Who Pays, Who Claims, Who Plans?
August 12, 2019
Who pays no federal income tax? Not who you think.
More Tax Plans, More Problems?
August 5, 2019
Digital tax plans are afoot in Europe.
So Much For A Trade War Cease Fire
August 2, 2019
President Trump says he will impose tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods next month.
A Cut, A Warning, And A Withdrawal
August 1, 2019
The Fed cuts interest rates for the first time since the 2008.
Parental Leave, Emergency Indexing, and Paying Up
July 31, 2019
Is Trump’s China trade deal falling apart?
Refining, Rethinking, and Rewarding
July 30, 2019
To pay for health care, candidate Harris says she won’t raise taxes on families earning less than $100,000.
More Tariff Threats, Domestic and Abroad
July 29, 2019
President Trump: Apple leaves a bitter aftertaste. Vive la France? Not so much.
A Passed Bill, Pride, Spirits, and Power
July 26, 2019
House passes budget deal.
A Spending Vote and Extender Hope
July 25, 2019
House may vote today on the budget deal.
Another Lawsuit, A Hard Sell, A Hangover, and a Buzzkill
July 24, 2019
President Trump sues the House Ways & Means Committee and New York State officials.
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