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  • Bill to require sales-tax collection for Internet sales is dead in the House for now

    States facing budget shortfalls in 2015 probably can't count on Congress to provide a long-sought windfall from taxing Internet sales.
  • GOP takeover of Senate could mean another loss of clout for Washington state

    WASHINGTON Washington state's clout took a big hit last year when Democratic Rep. Norm Dicks, the longtime appropriations king, decided to call it quits after 36 years in the House of Representatives. Now Democrats fear the state could lose even more...

    Scandals put the NFL in Congress' crosshairs

    Scandals put the NFL in Congress' crosshairs
    Several U.S. senators have proposed stripping the NFL of its tax-exempt status — a warning analysts say the image-damaged league can't afford to ignore even if the threat proves hollow. Just as it did during Major League Baseball's steroid...

    Senator wants to strip NFL of tax-exempt status in light of abuse cases

    Senator wants to strip NFL of tax-exempt status in light of abuse cases
    As the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson controversies continue to consume NFL news, a U.S. senator introduced legislation Tuesday that would remove the league's tax-exempt status and redirect that money to benefit victims of domestic violence. Sen. Cory...

    Female senators urge NFL to adopt zero-tolerance abuse policy

    A group of 16 senators wrote to the NFL Thursday, asking the league to create a zero-tolerance policy for domestic violence after a video was released of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his now-wife. "We were shocked and disgusted by the...