NEW YORK (AP) — Even if Dan Donovan prefers to talk about Iran, immigration or taxes, there's another topic the Republican congressional hopeful can't avoid: the death of Eric Garner at the hands of a police officer. The Staten Island...Show More Summary
Here’s the clip of Jillian from her appearance last night on Sean Hannity’s show, to discuss her article on the tax problems of MSNBC tax-raise upbraiders Touré Neblett, Al Sharpton, and others:
When they blather on about the rich paying their "fair share," they're talking about somebody else. You knew about Al Sharpton. You knew...
Let’s talk about taxes and immorality. Usually, that connection arises when debates are underway with respect to taxes on alcohol or tobacco. But it has now been extended to include debate over the federal estate tax. Though opponents...Show More Summary
Flat tax chatter: Just small talk or a deeper conversation? The Hill examines GOP presidential hopefuls Rand Paul and Ted Cruz and their ideas for an across-the-board tax rate. A flat tax will disproportionately benefit higher earners, and even some in the GOP say that makes it a non-starter. Show More Summary
Israel said on Saturday it would transfer $470 million of withheld tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority following talks between a senior Israeli military officer and Palestinian officials. In December, Israel began withholding around $130 million per month of taxes it collects on behalf of the Palestinians after the Palestinian Authority announced it was joining […]
JERUSALEM/RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Israel said on Saturday it would transfer $470 million of withheld tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority following talks between a senior Israeli military officer and Palestinian officia...
Despite optimistic talk from Democrats and Republicans about overhauling the tax code, General Electric Co. recently showed that corporate executives aren't holding their breath for a bipartisan deal any time soon.
From the April 17 edition of CNN's New Day: Related: House Votes To Repeal Tax On Richest 0.2 Percent Of Americans Ten Facts You Should Know About the Federal Estate Tax Previously: CNN's Tapper Grills Sen. Marco Rubio: On Issue Of Same-Sex...Show More Summary
Well, isn’t this embarrassing: MSNBC talk show host Melissa Harris-Perry evidently owes $70,000 taxes –an amount she told the Winston-Salem Journal that she and her husband are in the process of paying off. But that assurance has done...Show More Summary
New York's tabloid press corps is getting a sweet two-day reprieve from trying to catch Mayor de Blasio arriving late to ribbon cuttings. The mayor spent yesterday in Nebraska, and is in Iowa today, talking about his favorite topic: wealth inequality, and why we need to tax the rich. [ more › ]
Over the last few years, we’ve heard lots of talk about not shaming people, especially when it comes to “body shaming” and “slut shaming”. But, hey, what about when it
Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to use straight talk to fight his way back into the 2016 Republican presidential primary has already hit its first snag. On Tuesday, the New Jersey Republican proposed reducing or cutting Social Security benefits for future retirees who continue to earn money, an idea known as means testing. Under his plan,…
THIS WEEK: Leonard Williams, Mariota-Rivers trade talk, loose ends from free agency and a visit from PFT Commenter. Friends, it's another action-packed episode of the Family Hour. This week, tephen, Danny and myself are talking about...Show More Summary
We have a real communication problem in America, and it goes far beyond hysterical, dishonest news outlets and the general ignorance of the American people. No; this communication breakdown goes to the heart of the federal government—and aristocrats’ pocketbooks. The Left and the Right frequently spar over taxes in this country: how to implement them, how much to demand, [...]Show More Summary
Congress has secured a huge concession from the White House. The president will not veto a bill demanding that Congress review any deal with Iran. But former congressman and current Talk Radio News Service correspondent Bob Ney says the president got something out of this deal too. Show More Summary
With friends like this, citizens don't need enemies: The more the Republicans in Raleigh talk about “tax reform,” the clearer it becomes that what they’re pushing isn’t reform at all. What it amounts to is a haphazard, poorly planned,...Show More Summary
On Wednesday afternoon, President Obama is hosting a town hall primarily with women who write for the site BlogHer to discuss issues like equal pay and the cost of childcare, pegged to Tax Day (helllllo April 15!) and Equal Pay Day. Read more...
Yahoo national political columnist Matt Bai – a former staff writer for Newsweek and The New York Times Magazine – wants to be impressed that Gov. Chris Christie is proposing Social Security reforms as he visits New Hampshire and flirts with a presidential campaign. Show More Summary