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Can we still expect middle class tax cuts in 2017?

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday the Trump administration still aims to pass tax reform legislation this year and its focus is on cutting taxes for middle-class Americans and businesses rather than the wealthy. “We’re absolutely committed to getting tax […]

President Donald Trump’s push for corporate tax reform helps ESOPs

President Donald Trump’s push for corporate tax reform will assist the US’s groups to compete and win. But, even as commercial enterprise leaders are championing reform, their employees might also understand it as a boon to massive organizations, making passage […]

Bernie Sanders Plans to Raise Taxes on the Wealthy to 90%

Bernie Sanders Plans to Raise Taxes on the Wealthy to 90%

Yes, you read that correctly. In an interview with CNBC, Bernie Sanders went on the record as supporting this radical notion. While dining – in what seems to be a very elegant restaurant – he dogmatically turns against the high […]

When it comes to Job Creation, Texas Is in a League of its Own

Governor Rick Perry is fond of talking about the “Texas Miracle”- the way in which the state’s businesses have created jobs and attracted migrants from all over the country in the last decade or two. The data in Texas’s favor […]

Is Affirmative Action About to Die?

Race based affirmative action programs for admission to public universities may be at an end.  One of the last remaining Supreme Court decisions yet to be decided from last term is Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action and the […]

Congress Divided Over Union Election Rule

Business groups and Congressional Republicans are set to fight proposed union election rule changes that they believe are unlawful and transform the government into a union surrogate as opposed to a referee.  Pro-union groups and some Congressional Democrats see the […]

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