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There's an easy way to tax billionaires that would actually work

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk recently sold some of his Tesla shares after discussing wealth taxation on Twitter. Picture Alliance/Getty Images The ultra-wealthy avoid paying taxes by using stock...
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Democrats need to stop playing by Mitch McConnell's rules. Fight back

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

U.S. President Joe Biden and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi leave a meeting with House Democrats at the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill October 28, 2021 in Washington, DC. Drew...
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The Democrats need to stop acting scared, stop scaling back the Build Back Better, and pass the bill right now

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accompanied by House Majority Whip James Clyburn, D-S.C., left and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer D-MD, speaks to reporters at...
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Lauren Boebert ripped for 'hateful and dangerous' anti-Muslim tale about Ilhan Omar: 'Well, she doesn't have a backpack. We should be fine'

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images and Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images A video surfaced...
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Kelly: Aquaculture safe, sustainable way to boost U.S. seafood production

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The seafood industry has long been a vital economic force in Massachusetts, generating $14 billion annually in sales and employing more than 127,000. But despite the strength...
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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Kyle Rittenhouse

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill this week to award Kyle Rittenhouse with a Congressional Gold...
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Manhattan prosecutors subpoena additional records as they zero in on Trump's claims about his property values

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Former President Donald Trump. Win McNamee/Getty Images Manhattan prosecutors are zeroing in on Trump's claims about his property values, NYT reported. They recently subpoenaed...
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The Senate Banking Committee wants answers from stablecoin issuers on how their business works

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Senate Banking Committee Chair Sherrod Brown. Erin Scott/Reuters The Senate Banking Committee wants information from stablecoin issuers about how their cryptocurrencies...
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Biden's monthly child tax credit payments will expire in 3 weeks for 35 million families if Congress doesn't step in

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Joe Biden. John Tully/Getty Images Millions of families rely on the child tax credit to make ends meet, but it expires in just weeks. It's unclear if Congress will...
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After getting stripped of its F-35s, Turkey wants to buy other US fighter jets, but it won't give up its new Russian weapons to do it

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and then-Vice President Joe Biden in Ankara, August 24, 2016. Kayhan Ozer/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images After getting kicked out of the...
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