Senators Move to Make Internet Tax Ban Permanent
Without the Internet Tax Freedom Act, “access to information would no longer be tax-free,” says Sen. Ron Wyden, a co-author.
GOP Jumps on Minimum Wage Job-Loss Report
The CBO report said boosting the minimum wage may cost as many as 500,000 people their jobs.
The Budgeting Can Kicks Washington Back
A slew of Nobel-winning economists join hundreds of other VIPs demanding honest budgeting in Washington.
Senate Republicans on Finance Committee Urge Deficit Panel to Make Changes
Republican senators' recommendations to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction include repealing the Alternative Minimum Tax and the health-care law and reforming Social Security.
GOP Demands IRS, Obama Records on Political Donor Tax Enforcement
Finance Committee members cite First Amendment rights in protecting nonprofits that primarily support political organizations, and the Republican Senators also requested records of conversations and correspondence from President Obama.
Chamber of Commerce Announces Support for Pension Transparency Act
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced Wednesday its support for the Public Employee Pension Transparency Act.
SEC Charges Wyly Brothers With $550 Million Fraud
Sam and Charles Wyly, Dallas billionaire investors known for their support of conservative candidates, made $550 million in undisclosed profits through 13 years of insider trading, according to a SEC lawsuit filed Thursday, July 29.