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With reform support possible for Obama tax plans

With reform support possible for Obama tax plans

Simpler system with lower rates is feature both parties can get behind.

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Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

Glendale is suffering deep financial issues over its troubled effort to become a sports destination.

January 26, 2015 8:00 pmLoading…

CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidency

WASHINGTON — Solid economic growth will help the federal budget deficit shrink this year to its lowest level since President Obama took office, according to congressional estimates released Monday.

January 26, 2015 2:51 pmLoading…
Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

In this Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 photo, University of Phoenix Stadium, site of NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, is seen here at sunset in Glendale, Ariz. The entire world will be watching Glendale on Sunday as it hosts the Super Bowl and the legions of fans who are shelling out big bucks to…

January 26, 2015 2:08 pmLoading…

Cubans build secret computer network despite Wi-Fi ban

HAVANA — Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network called SNet, short for “streetnet,” that stretches miles across Havana, letting them chat with friends, play games and download hit movies in a mini-replica of the online world t…

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Will taxing the rich save America’s middle class?

Will taxing the rich save America’s middle class?

As with many presidential proposals, it depends how you look at things.

January 25, 2015 4:15 pmLoading…

Ukrainian soccer player banned for using phone during game

Officials call his actions "clownery" after he hid phone in his shorts.

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Low gas prices, incentives change math for electric cars

Here's how the numbers break down for consumers.

January 21, 2015 2:51 pmLoading…
When funding cuts at the IRS stop making sense

When funding cuts at the IRS stop making sense

Congress has opted to help tax cheats and tax preparation industry.

January 20, 2015 6:30 pmLoading…
A tale of 2 policies promoted by Obama

A tale of 2 policies promoted by Obama

Government should ensure distribution of benefits and opportunities as equal as possible.

January 20, 2015 6:15 pmLoading…
Rampell: Employer health-insurance mandate must go

Rampell: Employer health-insurance mandate must go

Congress and White House should admit they're both on the same page.

January 16, 2015 6:30 pmLoading…
Emissions rules finally go beyond carbon dioxide

Emissions rules finally go beyond carbon dioxide

Smart methane guidelines can make the fracking boom even better.

January 16, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

Ghosts of the Great Society

In the history of the American welfare state, no event was more consequential than the convening of the 89th Congress.

January 15, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

'Boeing's Bank" is just corporate welfare

Follow the money to see who benefits from reauthorization.

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Norquist touts Missouri tax cut; schools concerned

Business-backed bill will punch a $4.8 billion hole in the budget, says Gov. Jay Nixon.

April 28, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…
Missouri Medicaid may restore adult dental care

Missouri Medicaid may restore adult dental care

JEFFERSON CITY •  Hundreds of thousands of low-income adults appear likely to regain dental coverage through Missouri's Medicaid program, nearly a decade after the benefits were eliminated in a cost-cutting move.

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Number of Americans without health insurance reaches new low

Number of Americans without health insurance reaches new low

It's estimated that 3.5 million people are newly insured.

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Obama administration delays key part of health care law

Obama administration delays key part of health care law

The requirement that employers with 50 or more full-time workers provide insurance or face fine will be delayed until 2015.

July 02, 2013 4:57 pmLoading…

White House has coal country on the defensive

COLSTRIP, Mont. • After several years of taking a beating from the poor economy, new pollution rules and a flood of cheap natural gas, the coal industry was on the rebound this year as mining projects moved forward in the Western U.S. and demand for the fuel began to rise, especially in Asia.

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