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Energy Provisions In The Inflation Reduction Act

10 hours ago   |   Forbes

Last week Congress passed a major climate bill. Here are some of the major energy provisions in the bill.
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Marjorie Taylor Greene is trying to impeach Merrick Garland, saying the Trump Mar-a-Lago raid was a 'a blatant attempt to persecute a political opponent'

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Left: Merrick Garland; right: Marjorie Taylor Greene Left: AP Photo/Susan Walsh; right: AP Photo/John Bazemore, Pool, File Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene wants to impeach Attorney...
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Rep. Eric Swalwell says he received a voicemail threatening to 'cut his kids' heads off,' blames GOP for 'stoking violent rhetoric'

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Eric Swalwell. Congress.gov via Getty Images Rep. Eric Swalwell shared a disturbing voice message he got at one of his California offices. In the message, the unidentified...
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What oil companies gain from the landmark climate bill

1 day ago   |   NPR

Some say benefits for fossil fuel companies in Congress's climate change legislation weaken its impact. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with energy historian Gregory Brew about the...
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Expanded IRS free-file system one step closer in Democrats' bill

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

The flagship climate change and health care bill passed by Democrats and soon to be signed by President Joe Biden will bring U.S. taxpayers one step closer to a...
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Sinema Took Wall Street Money While Killing Tax On Investors

Sinema Took Wall Street Money While Killing Tax On Investors

1 day ago   |   The Huffington Post   |   2 articles

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona has received nearly $1 million in campaign contributions over the past year from private equity professionals, hedge fund managers and...
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Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors. ‘There is no universe in which it is politically smart to fight for favorable tax treatment of the wealthiest people in the country,' one political consultant said

1 day ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The $983,000 she has collected since last summer more than doubled what the industry donated to her during all of her preceding years in Congress combined, according to an...
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Expanded IRS free-file system one step closer in Dems' bill

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The flagship climate change and health care bill passed by Democrats and soon to be signed by President Joe Biden will bring U.S. taxpayers one step closer to a...
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Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, the Arizona Democrat who single-handedly thwarted her party's longtime goal of raising taxes on wealthy investors, received nearly $1 million...
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FBI recovered 11 sets of classified documents in Trump search, report says

FBI recovered 11 sets of classified documents in Trump search, report says

2 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   12 articles

The FBI recovered 11 sets of classified documents while conducting the search of former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday . The...
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Readers sound off on border crossings, Yankees announcers and Rikers Island

Are migrants only an issue if they get to NYC? Plover, Wis.: I am fully aware that Democratic mayors have broken our Constitution with illegal sanction cities. They need to be... Read more ...

Leonardo DiCaprio funneled grants through dark money group to fund climate...

Leonardo DiCaprio funneled grants through dark money group to fund climate nuisance lawsuits

"These grantees are active on the ground, protecting our oceans, forests and endangered species for future generations," DiCaprio said. Read more ...

‘Westworld' Should Have Ended Last Week, Before The Disappointing Season 4...

The Season 4 finale of 'Westworld' felt like an unnecessary coda to last week's powerful conclusion, and I don't know how to feel. Read more ...

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A big weekend means big business on the North Shore

A big weekend means big business on the North Shore

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The FBI and Homeland Security warned of a spike in threats against federal...

Former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida was raided by the FBI on August 8. GIORGIO VIERA/AFP via Getty Images The FBI and DHS have reported a spike in... Read more ...

China's economy slows as ‘zero COVID' drags down sales, industry

Retail sales and industrial output for July fall short of analysts' forecasts after lockdowns stifle economic activity. Read more ...

Editorial: Deshaun Watson case has forced NFL to change

The National Football League might actually be showing signs of positive change after years of shoulder-shrugging and looking the other way when players are caught engaging in... Read more ...

Jelloian: China & Russia make friends in Africa - U.S. must respond

Russia and China have become increasingly prominent players in African politics over the last decade. Human rights activists, democracy advocates and security analysts should... Read more ...