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8 hrs ago | Politico

PSI: Banks let hedge funds sidestep billions in tax - Today: Senate ...

PSI: BANKS LET HEDGE FUNDS SIDESTEP BILLIONS IN TAX. POLITICO Pro's Zachary Warmbrodt and our Kelsey Snell have the story: "Deutsche Bank and Barclays helped hedge funds sidestep potentially billions of dollars in federal tax payments using complex trading strategies that stretched rules on using borrowed funds, according to a bipartisan Senate ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Sander Levin, Dave Camp, Republican, Ron Wyden

13 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

Obamacare subsidies ruled illegal as federal court declares President is not King

The "affordability delusion" of Obamacare is set to be obliterated following the decision of a federal judicial panel which declared that most of the subsidies currently being paid toward individual health insurance policies are illegal.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Media, Television, FOX News Network, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Ted Cruz

14 hrs ago | WPBF

Appeals courts differ on health care

It was a tale of two rulings -- the best of times and the worst of times for Obamacare in the federal appeals courts.

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Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Senator Ted Cruz

17 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-Top U.S. lawmaker wants corporate tax loophole 'plugged now'

Immediate government action is needed to stop U.S. corporations from avoiding federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas through deals known as inversions, the head of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Food, Agriculture, Chiquita Brands International, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Republican

21 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: GOP employs Romney strategy against Dems

Happy Tuesday. Democrats in 2012 tried to paint Mitt Romney as rich and therefore, out of touch.

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Related Topix: IGN Entertainment, US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, History in the News, US Senate, Republican

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Boxer unhappy with highway trust fund bill due for Senate voteBoxer...

Boxer unhappy with highway trust fund bill due for Senate vote Boxer oversees transportation policy as chair of the Environment and Public Works panel Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1myatdV If the Senate passes a House bill aimed at keeping the federal Highway Trust Fund solvent through May 2015 without making any ... (more)

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sam Farr, US House of Representatives, Ron Wyden, Republican, Thomas Carper

News Max

IRS Lawyer: Lerner Emails Still Could Be Retrievable

Two years' worth of missing IRS emails from former official Lois Lerner could still be available on backup, an agency official says.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

IRS Official Says Even More Employees Had Computer Problems, May Not...

Kane placed the total number as "less than 20." The group apparently includes Justin Lowe, an exempt organization technical advisor, David Fish, who was the manager of Exempt Organization Guidance and an "advisor to Lois Lerner" , according to the Committee release.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Ron Wyden, Democrat, US News, Republican

Salt Lake Tribune

Obama's order protects gay workers, but Hatch wants religious exemption

Gay-rights groups heralded the executive order as a historic advancement, but others, including Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, criticized Obama for not carving out contractors tied to a religion.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Utah, Transgender, Law, Employment / Labor Law, University of Utah

Salt Lake Tribune

Owens changes campaign bosses in 4th District quest

Democratic congressional candidate Doug Owens swapped campaign managers recently, a move he says was long planned, but his former aide asserts was made because they disagreed on direction.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jim Matheson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Steve Kagen, US Senate, Republican

The Hill

An abortion act that's fast-tracked to nowhere

Senate Democrats wish to eliminate almost every legislative gain made on the state level by pro-life activists in recent years.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Women's Health, Health, US Politics, Republican

Bloomberg

Merger Rush for Offshore Tax Break Bets on U.S. Stalemate

U.S. companies are racing to complete tax-reducing offshore mergers before a credible threat to stop them emerges from Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Shire plc, Salix Pharmaceuticals, US Politics, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Republican

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Deseret News

In our opinion: Religious freedom requires each of us to accord equal dignity

Deacons sing during a liturgy in Baltimore, June 21, 2012, to kick off the "Fortnight For Freedom," a two-week, national campaign to draw attention to religious freedom.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, Opinion

Deseret News

In our opinion: Religious freedom requires each of us to accord equal dignity

Deacons sing during a liturgy in Baltimore, June 21, 2012, to kick off the "Fortnight For Freedom," a two-week, national campaign to draw attention to religious freedom.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, Utah, Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Opinion

The Atlantic

How Hobby Lobby Split the Left and Set Back Gay Rights

In the Hobby Lobby decision handed down last month, the Supreme Court was asked to strike a balance between women's rights and religious freedom.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: Hatch decision hurts walking horses

The PAST Act applies to Tennessee Walking Horses, Racking Horses and Spotted Saddle Horses and bans caustic chemicals applied to a horse's pasterns and the use of cruel devices that create pain for the sake of an exaggerated gait.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Opinion

Deseret News

Owens has new campaign manager, Love raising more money in 4th District race

Democrat Doug Owens, already lagging behind Republican Mia Love in raising money for the 4th District congressional race, now has a new campaign manager.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jim Matheson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, University of Utah

Fri Jul 18, 2014

National Review Online

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The real views of many in Obama administration were laid bare by a State Department official involved in planning the Brown visit, who reacted with fury when questioned by The Sunday Telegraph about why the event was so low-key.

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Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Charlie Crist, US Governors, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Mel Martinez, Republican

Advocate

Reports: No Religious Exemptions in Obama's Exec. Orders

Obama plans to amend two existing executive orders to add LGBT protections rather than writing new orders, prompting numerous LGBT outlets and organizations to conclude that the president will not include far-reaching religious exemptions in his efforts to outlaw anti-LGBT bias in the workplaces of companies that do business with the federal ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Republican

Salon

GOP rebrand fatigue syndrome: Stop it with pointless strategy sessions

I've noticed that one of the ways Republicans tend to dismiss progressive policies they don't like is to say they are not really about the thing that they are actually about.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

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