New poll shows majority of small businesses oppose GOP tax plan

WASHINGTON With the Senate poised to begin consideration of the Republican-authored #tax overhaul proposal this week, a new coalition of small business leaders wants to put lawmakers on notice that most of them don’t like… Read More

Senate GOP tax bill hurts the poor more than originally thought, CBO finds

The Senate Republican tax plan gives substantial tax cuts and benefits to Americans earning more than $100,000 a year, while the nation’s poorest would be worse off, according to a report released Sunday by the nonpartisan Congressional… Read More

Republicans fret over White House sales job on taxes

When photos of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and his wife, Louise Linton, posing with freshly printed sheets of money ricocheted across the internet earlier this month, Democrats fighting the GOP tax bill saw an opportunity… Read More

The Sham Defense of Roy Moore

On one side are the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and House Speaker Paul Ryan. They have disowned #Roy Moore, the party’s nominee for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, over allegations… Read More

A Legal Battle Brews Over Leadership At Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau effectively has two leaders right now, which should lead to a confusing Monday morning back from the Thanksgiving holiday — and eventually a battle in court. Both the departing head… Read More