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Tax Bill Could Offer New Way To Funnel Political Cash - And Make It Tax Deductible

Tax Bill Could Offer New Way To Funnel Political Cash - And Make It Tax Deductible

6 days ago   |   Politic - News

Big-money donors can already donate anonymously through social-welfare groups. If Congress keeps a provision in the House tax bill, it would allow charitable organizations to...
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With Tax Bill Looming, GOP Takes Aim At Anti-Poverty Programs

With Tax Bill Looming, GOP Takes Aim At Anti-Poverty Programs

7 days ago   |   Business - News

While tax experts continue to exclaim with horror as they sift through the “ legislative monstrosity ” Republicans rammed through the Senate last week, Sens. Elizabeth Warren...
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Trump's Exit From Anti-Corruption Pact Helps Big Oil Hide How Much It Pays In US Taxes

Trump's Exit From Anti-Corruption Pact Helps Big Oil Hide How Much It Pays In US Taxes

1 month ago   |   Politic - News   |   3 articles

The withdrawal comes as House Republicans push a tax bill packed with corporate welfare for fossil fuel companies.
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Do You Care If Your Fish Dinner Was Raised Humanely? Animal Advocates Say You Should

Do You Care If Your Fish Dinner Was Raised Humanely? Animal Advocates Say You Should

1 month ago   |   Food

Concerns over animal welfare have led to changes in how livestock are raised in recent years. But seafood has been missing from the conversation. One group aims to change that.
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Welfare For Wall Street: Fees On Retirement Accounts

Welfare For Wall Street: Fees On Retirement Accounts

2 monthes ago   |   Business - News

How would we feel about being taxed $1,000 a year to provide six figure salaries to people in the financial sector?
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Organic Industry Sues USDA To Push For Animal Welfare Rules

Organic Industry Sues USDA To Push For Animal Welfare Rules

3 monthes ago   |   Food

New rules - such as giving chickens more space to roam - were approved by the Obama administration, but put on hold under Trump. Now the organic industry is suing the U.S...
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Trump reverses Obama, closes potential loopholes in work requirements for welfare

Trump reverses Obama, closes potential loopholes in work requirements for welfare

3 monthes ago   |   Politic - News

Although literally no one will notice a difference in how any state's welfare system is run, this change is in keeping with President Trump'...
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Airbnb-type rentals in Costa Rica to be taxed 3%, proposes hotel owners

Airbnb-type rentals in Costa Rica to be taxed 3%, proposes hotel owners

3 monthes ago   |   Hotels - Accommodations

Hotel owners in Costa Rica are making efforts to draft a legislation that would go ahead and tax vacation rentals like condominiums that presently are booked through online...
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The newest Republican governor wants his corporate welfare payoff

The newest Republican governor wants his corporate welfare payoff

4 monthes ago   |   Travel   |   2 articles

Getty Images Jim Justice became a Democrat in 2015 to run for governor of West Virginia, won election, and then thrilled President Donald Trump by becoming a Republican at...
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How, And Why, Some Farmers Are Bringing Livestock Back To The Prairie

How, And Why, Some Farmers Are Bringing Livestock Back To The Prairie

4 monthes ago   |   Food

Some farmers are grazing different types of animals on the same land in a carefully controlled pattern, which ideally will enhance animal welfare and also help regenerate the...
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Santa Cruz Cruzio weighs in on net neutrality impact

Santa Cruz Cruzio weighs in on net neutrality impact

The Federal Communications Commission repealed "net neutrality" rules Thursday, giving internet service providers a free hand to slow or block websites and apps as they see... Read more ...

Stars Wars fans show up at local theaters for premiere

Stars Wars fans show up at local theaters for premiere

The force was strong Thursday night as some lucky fans got to view the latest film in the Star Wars franchise before anyone else. Read more ...

Plekanec, Canadiens top Devils 2-1 in OT to end 3-game slide

Plekanec, Canadiens top Devils 2-1 in OT to end 3-game slide

MONTREAL - Tomas Plekanec scored 1:52 into overtime and the Montreal Canadiens beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Thursday night to snap a three-game slide. Read more ...

Firefighter killed battling massive Southern California wildfire

Firefighter killed battling massive Southern California wildfire

A firefighter died Thursday while working a colossal wildfire burning in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles that has become the fourth largest in California history. Read more ...

The FCC net neutrality hearing was briefly evacuated and police dogs...

The FCC net neutrality hearing was briefly evacuated and police dogs searched the room 'on advice of security'

YouTube/Washington Post Police briefly evacuated the public and commissioners from an FCC hearing on net neutrality on Thursday, shortly before a contentious vote to repeal... Read more ...

Rubio's defection threatens Senate GOP's margin on tax bill

Rubio's defection threatens Senate GOP's margin on tax bill

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio declared Thursday he will vote against the GOP'S sweeping tax package unless negotiators expand its child tax credit, jeopardizing the Republicans'... Read more ...

ABC fires 'The Chew' host Mario Batali amid sexual misconduct allegations

ABC fires 'The Chew' host Mario Batali amid sexual misconduct allegations

"Upon completing its review into the allegations made against Mario Batali, ABC has terminated its relationship with him and he will no longer appear on “The Chew" Read more ...

People are ripping Trump for a White House statement with a blindingly...

People are ripping Trump for a White House statement with a blindingly obvious flaw

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters The White House released a statement on Thursday that made English lovers everywhere facepalm. The statement was released as President Donald Trump... Read more ...

Billionaire Boys Club Readies a Special N.E.R.D. Capsule

Billionaire Boys Club Readies a Special N.E.R.D. Capsule

In connection with N.E.R.D.'s forthcoming NO ONE EVER REALLY DIES album, Billionaire Boys Club is gearing up to launch a special capsule collection with its sister line... Read more ...

Mouse eats the Fox: What sports TV viewers need to know about Disney-Fox merger

Mouse eats the Fox: What sports TV viewers need to know about Disney-Fox merger

Will you be seeing more Stephen A. Smith? Less local sports? What will come of your regional sports network? Read more ...