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KPBS San Diego
Bernie Sanders Favors A 'Speculation Tax' On Big Wall Street Firms. What Is That?As Bernie Sanders sees it, Wall Street got a big boost when U.S. taxpayers bail
Bernie Sanders Favors A 'Speculation Tax' On Big Wall Street Firms. What Is That?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 46 minutes ago
As Bernie Sanders sees it, Wall Street got a big boost when U.S. taxpayers bailed out some of the largest financial institutions in 2008. Now it's time for Wall Street to return the favor. Sanders has proposed something he calls a speculation tax, a... Read more
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The Hill
Analysis: Rubio's tax plan would cost $6.8 trillionThe tax plan of GOP presidential candidate Marco Rubio would lower revenue by $
Analysis: Rubio's tax plan would cost $6.8 trillion
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
The tax plan of GOP presidential candidate Marco Rubio would lower revenue by $6.8 trillion in its first 10 years and would benefit wealthy people the most, according to an analysis released Thursday. The Florida senator’s proposal would reduce... Read more
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New York Magazine
Marco Rubio’s Campaign Declares War on MathMarco Rubio has a plan for the 1%. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Finance LP/Ge
Marco Rubio’s Campaign Declares War on Math
New York Magazine / Posted 16 hours ago
Marco Rubio has a plan for the 1%. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Finance LP/Getty Images The Tax Policy Center released on Thursday its analysis of Marco Rubio's ginormous-tax-cut plan. The figures are pretty staggering. Once fully in effect,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 17 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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Slate
I Can’t Hate Donald Trump. I Do Hate the Republicans Who’ve Enabled Him.Who's winning, who's losing, and why. I can’t bring myself to hate Donald Trum
I Can’t Hate Donald Trump. I Do Hate the Republicans Who’ve Enabled Him.
Slate / Posted 18 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. I can’t bring myself to hate Donald Trump. Part of this is a quirk of biography. Like a lot of native New Yorkers around my age, I find his outer-borough accent so comfortingly familiar that I can’t help but... Read more
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My EastText
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
My EastText / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion | Money - Home The 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife R
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 hours ago
| Money - Home The 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge ended Thursday as three of the four last holdouts south of Burns surrendered somewhat easily -- but it took over an... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KY3 Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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News 8000
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
News 8000 / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
KSBW Salinas / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillionMarco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the w
Rubio's tax plan would cost at least $6.8 trillion
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 19 hours ago
Marco Rubio would give tax cuts to everyone. But the biggest would go to the wealthiest taxpayers and add at least $6.8 trillion to the debt over a decade -- or $8.2 trillion if interest costs are included. Deficits in the second decade would be... Read more
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The Columbian
Trump is peddling ‘snake oil’ plansIs Donald Trump a visionary or a snake oil salesman? The answer may lie within
Trump is peddling ‘snake oil’ plans
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Is Donald Trump a visionary or a snake oil salesman? The answer may lie within Trump’s tax plan that’s cheerfully titled “Tax Reform That Will Make America Great Again.” In August, Trump was pushing his populist tax ideas and said it was outrageous... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Makes One Last Bid To Save Controversial Obamacare TaxA major objection from these groups is that the tax doesn’t take geography into
Obama Makes One Last Bid To Save Controversial Obamacare Tax
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
A major objection from these groups is that the tax doesn’t take geography into account. Because the dollar threshold for the tax is uniform nationally, it’s bound to affect many more people in a place like New Jersey, which has the highest employer... Read more
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Investopedia
Rubio's Economic Plans: More Of The Same?Senator Marco Rubio is stuck in a feedback loop repeating scripted answers time
Rubio's Economic Plans: More Of The Same?
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Senator Marco Rubio is stuck in a feedback loop repeating scripted answers time and again during television debates and on the campaign trail. But, the Republican presidential candidate is hardly a cookie cutter replica of other contenders in the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Robert J. Samuelson commentary: Candidates ignoring the financial tsunami Also in Opinion Just how far have budget deficits drifted off the radar scre
Robert J. Samuelson commentary: Candidates ignoring the financial tsunami
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Also in Opinion Just how far have budget deficits drifted off the radar screen of presidential politics? Here's one indicator: Last week, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Robert Samuelson: Deficit debate has gone quietBy Robert Samuelson Washington Post Just how far have budget deficits drifted
Robert Samuelson: Deficit debate has gone quiet
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 11 days ago
By Robert Samuelson Washington Post Just how far have budget deficits drifted off the radar screen of presidential politics? Here’s one indicator: Last week, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office issued its annual “Budget and Economic... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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My EastText
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
My EastText / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus' | Politics - Home 'I used to work, during summer, building houses in Brooklyn
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
| Politics - Home 'I used to work, during summer, building houses in Brooklyn and Queens,' billionaire says Matthew Busch/Getty... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KSPR Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working
Trump on blue collar appeal: Private jet is 'ultimate bus'
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that despite living a very different life from working class Americans, he has drawn their support because he is a job producer and has worked in construction his entire life. And while he may not need to ride several buses... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
The incredible shrinking HQ: Attracting corporate headquarters isn't what it used to be. #ccbEven so, overall demand for office space has stayed strong because of smaller a
The incredible shrinking HQ: Attracting corporate headquarters isn't what it used to be. #ccb
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 12 days ago
Even so, overall demand for office space has stayed strong because of smaller and midsize companies, says Moritz of Cushman & Wakefield. Moreover, Lippman says, a company not moving all its workers when it relocates does not diminish the importance... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner's economic numbers add up — if you ignore margin of errorGov. Bruce Rauner attempted to bolster support for his "turnaround agenda" Wedn
Rauner's economic numbers add up — if you ignore margin of error
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner attempted to bolster support for his "turnaround agenda" Wednesday by littering his State of the State speech with claims about the perilous condition of the Illinois economy — but did the numbers behind his claims add up? A fact... Read more
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Accounting Today
Clinton, Sanders Would Bypass Congress to Tax the Rich, a Bit(Bloomberg) Most of the proposals that Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have
Clinton, Sanders Would Bypass Congress to Tax the Rich, a Bit
Accounting Today / Posted 15 days ago
(Bloomberg) Most of the proposals that Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have pitched for taxing the rich won’t go anywhere if Republicans keep control of the House of Representatives, as expected. But spokesmen for both of the leading candidates... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettesSome items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel E
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettes
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 17 days ago
Some items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel Edwards’ revenue proposals become reality. FOX 8 looks at some of the proposed excise tax hike and what people pay in some other states. With deficits for the current and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettesSome items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel E
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettes
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 days ago
Some items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel Edwards’ revenue proposals become reality. FOX 8 looks at some of the proposed excise tax hike and what people pay in some other states. With deficits for the current and... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettesSome items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel E
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettes
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 17 days ago
Some items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel Edwards’ revenue proposals become reality. FOX 8 looks at some of the proposed excise tax hike and what people pay in some other states. With deficits for the current and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettesSome items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel E
Edwards proposes new taxes on booze, cigarettes
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
Some items a lot of people buy often could cost more if some of Gov. John Bel Edwards’ revenue proposals become reality. FOX 8 looks at some of the proposed excise tax hike and what people pay in some other states. With deficits for the current and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Albert R. Hunt: Another election, more phony promises on taxesTwo certainties, as Benjamin Franklin wrote, are death and taxes. Add a third:
Albert R. Hunt: Another election, more phony promises on taxes
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
Two certainties, as Benjamin Franklin wrote, are death and taxes. Add a third: On taxes, U.S. presidential candidates will promise more than they can deliver. And, if elected, they pay a price. The overpromising may be more egregious than ever in... Read more
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Roll Call
Mort Kondracke: Why I’m Going to Write In Paul Ryan Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo The way things are going in the president
Mort Kondracke: Why I’m Going to Write In Paul Ryan
Roll Call / Posted 24 days ago
Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo The way things are going in the presidential race, I�m going to write in Paul D. Ryan. Join me. Pass the word. If enough of us moderates (Rs and Ds) and... Read more
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Philly.com
FactChecking the sixth Republican debateFACTCHECK.ORG Last updated: Friday, January 15, 2016, 12:23 PM Trump said he i
FactChecking the sixth Republican debate
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
FACTCHECK.ORG Last updated: Friday, January 15, 2016, 12:23 PM Trump said he is convinced that if Cruz wins the Republican nomination, “I already know the Democrats are going to be bringing a suit. You have a big lawsuit over your head while you’re... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Fact check: The 6th Republican debateThe final debate before the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses contained old and new claims a
Fact check: The 6th Republican debate
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
The final debate before the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses contained old and new claims alike: • Sen. Ted Cruz, who was born in Canada, said the law was “quite clear” that the “child of a U.S. citizen born abroad is a natural-born citizen” and therefore... Read more
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