Politics Dec 12

People pass by the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - RC184AD807E0
Tax package would lower top tax rate for wealthy Americans

Congressional Republicans on Tuesday rushed toward a deal on a massive tax package that would reduce the top tax rate for wealthy Americans to 37 percent and slash the corporate rate to a level slightly higher than what businesses and…

Politics Sep 14

U.S. Capitol building via Flickr by Brownpau
House passes $1.2 trillion spending bill

The massive measure wraps the 12 annual spending bills into one and is the first time in more than a decade that the House has passed all of the appropriations bills in one fashion or the other by Sept. 30,…