Despite bipartisan desire to help U.S. business compete better against foreign rivals with lower taxes, the window appears to be closing for a comprehensive revamp of how business is taxed.
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Longshoremen, among the nation's highest paid blue-collar workers, can earn $100,000 a year with overtime. But at the Port of Virginia, Keith Clark thinks he'll be lucky to make $20,000 this year. More worrisome, he may not work the 1,300 hours required to keep his health insurance. Last week, he...
The tears flow these days at local animal shelters as more families say goodbye to Fido or Felix, the beloved household pets. They are not crying because the ever-protective dogs or cuddly cats have grown old and their health is failing. They are crying because they can’t afford to keep them...