| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The first Allentown arena block building is just about ready! Two City Center will open its doors Monday ... Bethlehem Sands casino inaugural President Robert DeSalvio resigned Wednesday ... Did you see the winners of the Top Workplaces contest? ......
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:52 PM
The long-awaited Republican tax reform plan was released today by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich). It's being hailed as a breakthrough in putting real reform on the table, but also being instantly eulogized as dead-on-arrival in...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:59 PM
WASHINGTON — A top House Republican unveiled an ambitious plan to overhaul the tax code Wednesday, taking aim at long-protected loopholes for mortgage interest deductions, corporate jets and Wall Street pay.
The plan would also lower top rates...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:32 PM
WASHINGTON -- A top House Republican unveiled an ambitious tax code overhaul Wednesday, taking aim at long-protected loopholes for mortgage interest deductions, corporate jets and Wall Street pay, while promising to lower top rates to 25% for most...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 7:01 PM
WASHINGTON, Feb 24 (Reuters) - A tax reform package due to
be unveiled this week by U.S. House Republicans would slash the
top income tax rate to 25 percent from 39.6 percent and levy a
surtax on some of the most affluent households, the Washington
| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Right-wing and tea-party groups already have House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) on their enemies list, thanks to his stance on last year's bipartisan budget agreement. One can only wonder what will happen to the rest of the House GOP leadership now...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio was a day late and $8 billion short.
As part of his political comeback since his lenient position on immigration antagonized the conservative base, the Florida Republican introduced the "Obamacare Taxpayer Bailout Prevention Act."
| Feb 10, 2014
WASHINGTON — Sen. Marco Rubio was a day late and $8 billion short.
As part of his political comeback since his lenient position on immigration antagonized the conservative base, the Florida Republican introduced the "Obamacare Taxpayer Bailout...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:14 AM
A group of Democratic U.S. House representatives has asked Republican Rep. Dave Camp, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, to hold hearings to find new ways to fund the Federal Highway Trust Fund program. That fund provides federal matching...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:20 AM
With climate disruption increasingly affecting Maryland's priceless environmental treasures, it's time the federal government stopped bargaining with our natural resources and started protecting our future as it looks to import and export more resources...
| Dec 13, 2013
The budget agreement reached by the House and Senate this week is a small step forward in restoring some sanity and order to the process. By putting in place a bipartisan plan for the next two years, the agreement represents a much-needed improvement over...