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
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The Insiders: Which 2016 GOP candidate has the best hair? - Washington Post Mitt Romney, who has possibly the best political hair in modern times, failed to win the ... gray. I wonder why. I had pretty much gone gray ... 07/2/2015 - 2:28 pm | View Link
Jeb Bush below average in giving to charities - Raleigh News & Observer Jeb Bush is worth up to $22M - CNN 07/1/2015 - 10:32 am | View Link
Supreme Court’s Obamacare ruling benefits way more people in red ... - Washington Post (Counties in gray didn't have data.) (Note the ... can see that a lot of people in counties that backed Barack Obama or Mitt Romney in 2012 would ... 06/25/2015 - 1:07 pm | View Link
The Fix: Supreme Court’s Obamacare ruling benefits way more people ... - Washington Post (Counties in gray didn't have data.) (Note the ... can see that a lot of people in counties that backed Barack Obama or Mitt Romney in 2012 would ... 06/25/2015 - 12:46 pm | View Link
With Bush and Clinton at Same Event, Clinton Blasts Potential Rival will back him in part on the theory that he can win black and particularly Hispanic voters in the general election who didn't support Mitt Romney in 2012. Together, we've mourned Tamir Rice and Eric Garner, Walter Scott and Freddie Gray, and most recently ... 07/31/2015 - 8:25 am | View Link
Clinton and Bush take competing views on race inequality to Florida conference “Together, we’ve mourned Tamir Rice and Eric Garner, Walter Scott and Freddie Gray, and most recently ... Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney suffered historic losses among black and Latino voters in 2012. Bush has said he is intent on ... 07/31/2015 - 6:23 am | View Link
GOP at Mackinac: 5 presidential hopefuls, no debates (Photo: Kathleen Gray Detroit Free PRess)Buy Photo LANSING – At least ... McDaniel, a niece of Michigan native and 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney who was elected party chair in February, said she wants the conference to highlight ... 07/31/2015 - 1:20 am | View Link
Ted Cruz gives me the willies”: Camille Paglia analyzes the GOP field — and takes on Hillary Clinton I thought that Mitt Romney was an excellent choice by the GOP four years ago ... and the way those strategies created the environment in which Freddie Gray died in custody. Yes, that’s true, but we’re still very early in the process. 07/30/2015 - 10:19 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney slams Hillary Clinton's call for 'mass incarceration' to end Mitt Romney is apparently confused by former Secretary of State ... The former governor also accused Clinton of politicizing the recent death of an unarmed black man, Freddie Gray, who suffered fatal injuries while in the custody of the Baltimore Police ... 05/4/2015 - 11:51 am | View Link
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Investigation: Mitt Romney’s Offshore Accounts, Tax ... No wonder Mitt Romney doesn’t want his finances made public. His offshore accounts may operate in a legal gray zone, as Nicholas Shaxson reports, but is that where ... 07/31/2015 - 5:48 am | View Website
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The State Department released fewer than expected numbers of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Friday, saying its process was slowed because of intense scrutiny by U. S. intelligence agencies to ensure that emails from her private server don't contain sensitive or classified government secrets.
In emails made public Friday, the government censored passages to protect national security secrets at least 64 times in 37 emails.
The super-PAC backing Scott Walker has many wealthy backers, but its single biggest contributor is Diane Hendricks, who ponied up $5 million. A billionaire through the roofing supply business she and her late husband founded, Hendricks has been one of Walker's top benefactors since he first ran for governor. In 2012, Hendricks was the biggest donor to Walker's campaign to stave off a union-led recall effort, and now she's stepped up for him again.
HARTFORD - In a sign that the near-stalemate between Amtrak and Connecticut is over, the railroad on Friday announced a major operational change to accommodate construction of the new Hartford Line commuter service.
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign on Friday released a statement from her doctor declaring she is in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States,” while also saying she has a thyroid condition and detailing a concussion she sustained several years ago.