Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ron Wyden News

News on Ron Wyden continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

10 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

Energy & Environment Update

Senator Jeanne Shaheen said April 10 that her bipartisan energy efficiency package , could see floor time in May, after consideration of the minimum wage bill .

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Fred Upton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid

14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Elected officials, experts to meet in Lake Oswego to discuss child abuse epidemic

A roundtable panel discussion including elected officials and experts in the field of child abuse will be held on Tuesday, April 22, at Lake Oswego City Hall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Lake Oswego, OR, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kurt Schrader, US Senate, Clackamas County, OR, Oregon City, OR

20 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Death may be certain; federal taxes are not

In a letter to Jean-Baptiste Leroy written in 1789, Benjamin Franklin famously stated, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, Democrat, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

OregonLive.com

Some tax day advice on tax reform: Editorial Agenda 2014

April 15 is the Internal Revenue Service deadline for filing annual tax returns, and a good time to reflect on the need for tax reform.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon, Oregon Government, John Kitzhaber, US Governors, Washington County, OR, Opinion

JD Supra

Sebelius Resigns and Burwell Nominated for Secretary of HHS

The Administration made a major announcement at the end of last week: Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services , Kathleen Sebelius, will be stepping down.

Comment?

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

OregonLive.com

'Most intriguing' Oregon pols: Ron Wyden gets bumped; will Phil Knight make Elite 8?

Here's the way things look as we head into the final week of voting for Oregon's most intriguing political figure.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Greg Walden, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon Government, Oregon, Scappoose, OR

The La Grande Observer

Our View: Ensuring the safety of the grid

We live in a modern, high-tech society that seems faster all the time. Yet, our link to all the iPads and computers and even cellphones depends upon one thing - power.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Investor's Business Daily

Editorial: A Walgreen Exit To Europe An Onerous Trend

The lure of lower corporate taxes is tempting some U.S. companies such as Walgreen to set their sights further afield.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Opinion

WCHS-TV Charleston

Efforts In Congress To Reform Taxes Hitting Roadblocks

Whether you file the old-fashioned way or online, if you prepare your own taxes, chances are it's a complicated process.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Senator Dan Coats

Palladium-Item

IRS chief: New rule on the way for tax-exempt groups

The Internal Revenue Service is prepared to rewrite a proposed rule regulating the political activities of nonprofit groups to address complaints from the right and left that it goes too far, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, Non-Profit, US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, US Senate, Democrat

USA Today

IRS chief: New rule on the way for tax-exempt groups

Commissioner John Koskinen says the IRS is likely to rewrite a controversial proposed rule regulating the political activities of nonprofit groups to address complaints from right and left that it goes too far Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, Non-Profit, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, US Senate, Democrat

USA Today

IRS chief: New rule on the way for tax-exempt groups

Commissioner John Koskinen says the IRS is likely to rewrite a controversial proposed rule regulating the political activities of nonprofit groups to address complaints from right and left that it goes too far IRS Commissioner John Koskinen says the IRS is prepared to rewrite a proposed rule regulating the political activities of non-profit groups ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, Non-Profit, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, US Senate, Democrat

Mother Jones

TurboTax Maker Linked to 'Grassroots' Campaign Against Free, Simple Tax Filing

Over the last year, a rabbi, a state NAACP official, a small town mayor and other community leaders wrote op-eds and letters to Congress with remarkably similar language on a remarkably obscure topic.

Comment?

Related Topix: African-American, Tax, Public Relations, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

TurboTax maker linked to - grassroots' campaign against free, simple tax filing

Over the last year, a rabbi, a state NAACP official, a small town mayor and other community leaders wrote op-eds and letters to Congress with remarkably similar language on a remarkably obscure topic.

Comment?

Related Topix: African-American, Tax, Public Relations, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Las Cruces Sun-News

Editorial: Register tax preparers to protect credit

The earned-income tax credit is one of the government's most effective poverty-fighting, work-encouraging tools.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tax, Social Security, Personal Finance, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

Sat Apr 12, 2014

OregonLive.com

Guest worker bill would hurt Americans: Guest opinion

For decades, the Democratic Party has styled itself the champion of working Americans.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Senator Jeff Merkley, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Oregon, Representative Kurt Schrader, Oregon Government, Opinion

OregonLive.com

Edward Snowden, Michael Hayden, Mohamed Mohamud in the news: Spy Games Update

Welcome back, friends, to Spy Games Update. We begin this week's national security briefing with cyber security experts Gail Harris and Thomas Rid weighing in on former NSA contractor Edward Snowden .

Comment?

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

OregonLive.com

Marijuana spurs heroin; Oregon politician contest; Monsanto fights Jackson County GMO measure: Top 10 stories in Oregon politics

The Washington Post offer's a grim look at how Mexican drug cartels are shifting their business strategies away from marijuana.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, US Politics, US News, Senator Jeff Merkley, Marijuana, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon, Jackson County, OR

The Hill

Connect the dots

Listen closely to government officials and even they'll admit they're collecting not just metadata, but content.

Comment?

Related Topix: James R. Clapper, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Heritage Foundation

Constructive Small Business Expensing Bill Introduced

Representatives Pat Tiberi and Ron Kind , both Ways and Means Committee members, have introduced the America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014 .

Comment?

Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, Ron Kind, US News, Democrat, US Senate

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••