By Associated Press | 11/13/13 09:59 AM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Republican gubernatorial hopeful and former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday he wants to gradually cut Arkansas' individual income tax rate, starting with a plan to reduce rates for the state's middle class.
By Joseph Lawler | 11/12/13 11:21 AM
America’s small businesses remain pessimistic about the economy, but the problems they’re facing have changed over the past year.
By Associated Press | 11/11/13 01:44 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — For the first time in a generation, Missouri voters next year will be handed a general election ballot with no candidates for president, U.S. Senate or governor. Yet despite the absence of those traditional high-profile races, Missourians still could face some taxing...
11/09/13 12:42 AM
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11/08/13 10:32 AM
(www.forbes.com) There is lots of buzz around Washington about whether a laundry list of expiring tax provisions could be the key to a modest budget agreement. Sadly, it is hard to see how. The theory goes like this: Democrats might agree to some cuts in programs such as Medicare if...
By Joseph Lawler | 11/08/13 10:18 AM
Benjamin Landy for the Century Foundation: American society is more divided today than in any other year since the Great Depression, with massive concentrations of wealth and income in the hands of an elite few. Such extreme inequality should push Americans toward a more redistributive...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/06/13 06:11 PM
The Obama administration has found a way to give unions relief from an Obamacare tax nearly three weeks after Republicans rejected a Democratic push to include the labor carve-out in the latest budget deal. The Department of Health and Human Services quietly released a final rule last week...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/04/13 03:56 PM
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler wants to be the state's next governor, but first he has to convince fellow Republicans that he is the conservative choice who can win in Colorado. His biggest challenge will be facing former Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., one of the most influential and...
11/04/13 09:34 AM
A top White House official said Monday that the Obama administration would not draw lines in the sand yet as congressional budget negotiators try to determine how to replace across-the-board spending cuts, deferring to lawmakers as talks face a deadline next month. Jason Furman, chairman of the...
11/03/13 09:30 PM
(www.nytimes.com) Voters on Tuesday will be asked to approve a plan to raise $1 billion in additional taxes.
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