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  • Export-Import Bank's expiration a victory for billionaire Koch brothers

    Export-Import Bank's expiration a victory for billionaire Koch brothers
    The Export-Import Bank, created by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to help foreign customers buy U.S. goods, has been reauthorized 16 times, usually with little fuss and often with strong Republican support.
  • Bush likely earned less, paid higher tax rate than Clintons

    In the first presidential race since Democrats cast the GOP nominee as an out-of-touch millionaire, Republican Jeb Bush is aggressively trying to flip the script. Bush released three decades of federal tax returns on Tuesday that show he's generated a...

    Bush tax returns: Big income, big taxes since 1981

    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has earned nearly $28 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion and paid an effective federal income tax rate of roughly 36 percent in the past three decades, according to tax returns released by his...

    Since 1981, Jeb Bush paid an average tax rate of 36 percent

    Since 1981, Jeb Bush paid an average tax rate of 36 percent
    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush earned $7.4 million in 2013 and has paid an average federal income tax rate of 36 percent over the past three decades, according to tax returns released by his campaign on Tuesday. Bush disclosed the returns on...

    Incomes rise for bottom 99 pct.; US inequality still worsens

    Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the rest of us. Incomes for the bottom 99 percent of American families rose 3.3 percent last year to $47,213, the biggest annual gain in the past 15 years, according to data compiled by economist...