Senate planning vote on Internet sales tax bill The days of tax-free online shopping could finally be numbered. The Senate is planning to vote on a bill as soon as Monday that would give states the authority to collect sales taxes on all Internet purchases, handing local governments as much as $11 billion per year in added revenue that they are legally owed — but that hasn’t been paid to them for years. More
Where do more tax cheats live? South and West, IRS study shows Worried the Internal Revenue Service might target you for an audit? You probably should be if you own a small business in one of the wealthy suburbs of Los Angeles. You might also be wary if you're a small-business owner in one of dozens of communities near San Francisco, Houston, Atlanta or the District of Columbia. More
Obamas paid $112,000 in taxes in 2012 President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama paid more than $112,000 in taxes in 2012, an effective federal income tax rate of more than 18% for 2012, according to the White House. The Obamas and Vice President Biden and his wife released their tax returns Friday, three days before the April 15 tax filing deadline. More
The Daily 202: #NeverTrump Republicans consider their options, ... - Washington Post Kasich quits race - CNN 05/4/2016 - 10:29 am | View Link
The Daily 202: Trump looks past Indiana primary today to campaign ... - Washington Post Stevens was a top strategist for 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney and who is a persistent Trump ... – it’s going to be another gray day with lots 05/3/2016 - 8:14 am | View Link
In a down-on-its-luck Oregon mill town, the savior they're waiting ... - Daily Pilot A slumped young man in a gray hoodie skulks through the double ... “These were not Mitt Romney people; they did not vote for George W. Bush. 05/2/2016 - 7:17 am | View Link
This Year Could Be Different for Libertarian Gary Johnson - NewsMax.com Ron Johnson makes his re-election bid official in Oshkosh - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 05/2/2016 - 7:13 am | View Link
Does social media affect the way we watch political debates? - Philadelphia Daily News Does social media affect the way we watch political debates? - Philly.com 05/1/2016 - 4:06 am | View Link
Mitt Romney slams Hillary Clinton's call for 'mass incarceration' to end In additional to high-profile protests, Gray's funeral triggered riots and violence in Baltimore. "It was political in nature to get more support in the African-American community, and I think it was a big mistake on her part and simply wrong," Romney said. 05/3/2015 - 11:51 pm | View Link
SEE: Ann Romney hits Delray Beach in a swimsuit on eve of Mitt’s final debate in Florida and members of her family spent part of the day before the third and last presidential debate enjoying the sun at Delray Beach in South Florida. With her are son Craig Romney (in gray shorts) and his wife, Mary (in black swimsuit). 10/23/2012 - 5:31 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney is worth $250 million. Why so little? We may never know the full extent of Romney’s fortune; he has not disclosed a longer history of his tax returns, and R. Bradford Malt, the lawyer at Ropes & Gray who manages the Romneys’ trusts, did not respond to an e-mail I sent seeking comment. 10/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Jealous man smashes girlfriend's laptop after seeing photo on her Facebook page and suspecting an affair... but it's a picture of Mitt Romney A violent, overbearing boyfriend punched his girlfriend and smashed her computer after becoming jealous of a picture of Mitt Romney posted on her Facebook page. Lowell Turpin, 40, of Anderson County, Tennessee, had accused live-in girlfriend Crystal Gray ... 07/31/2012 - 5:18 am | View Link
Did Mitt Romney Exit Bain Capital in 2002 or 1999? It Depends on the Meaning of the Word 'Retire' Instead, Romney has demonstrated comfort with what is charitably referred to as stepping into “gray areas.” This goes back to the 1970s at least — Vanity Fair interviewed a subordinate at consulting giant, Bain & Co., who recounted how Romney ... 07/11/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Mitt Romney Official campaign site provides his biography, news and information on how to support his candidacy. 05/1/2016 - 9:21 pm | View Website
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Tripwire Alert – Understanding Why Mitt Romney is Making ... Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney is going “full Mississippi” with claims about Donald Trump’s taxes. It doesn’t matter that there is no basis for the ridiculous assertions – the truth and/or facts are not what matters when you go ... 05/1/2016 - 6:48 am | View Website
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Ben Carson has a plan for Ted Cruz now that the Texas senator has dropped out of the GOP presidential race: attorney general, then Supreme Court justice under a Trump administration. When Fox News Radio’s John Gibson asked Carson on Wednesday whether it would be “smart” for presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump to offer Cruz a position on the Supreme Court, he said yes.
A conservative group representing more than 50 Illinois parents challenged the Obama administration’s aggressive stance on letting transgender students use the bathrooms of their choice Wednesday — the same day the Justice Department warned North Carolina that a law requiring transgender people to use bathrooms that align with their gender at birth violates the Civil Rights Act.
One of Russia’s leading opposition activists Wednesday decried the rise of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as the United States' own version of “Putinism,” saying the New York real estate mogul's election would be the “best hope” for Russian President Vladimir Putin and his dictatorial regime. Garry Kasparov, the former world chess champion and democratic political activist, said he's committed to “preventing the rise of Putinism, whether it is in Russia or this country.”“I wish it would be a joke,” he told the Aspen Institute during a Washington forum.
President Barack Obama on Wednesday delivered a deeply emotional and at times personal plea to the people of Flint, Michigan, to find hope in their future and not get lost in anger over the water supply crisis that has poisoned many of their children with lead. In a speech that veered off script and went much longer than planned, the outgoing president also railed against Republicans not willing to invest in communities that have been left to crumble away.
The top lawyer for the House of Representatives, General Counsel Kerry Kircher, is resigning after more than five years on the job. Kircher oversaw several high-stakes legal showdowns between the House and the Obama Administration, filing a lawsuit challenging provisions in the Obamacare law and another trying to force Attorney General Eric Holder to turn over thousands of pages of records relating to the controversial gun trafficking investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.