Reining in Government Spending? Let’s Get Real

Behind the refusal of the House Republican Party’s so-called freedom caucus to vote for Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., is the caucus’s skepticism that he will actually “rein in government spending.” I’ve never quite understood why…

FAA Lifts Ground Stops as Cancellations Pile Up…

After over 400 flights were canceled on Wednesday morning, the FAA is lifting the halt that stopped departures in the United States. As of 9:30am ET, Flight Aware states that there are 4,592 delays and…

House To Vote On Bill Which Would Abolish…

Republicans in the House are set to vote on a bill would abolish the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and eliminate the national income tax. Georgia Republican Rep. Buddy Carter’s Fair Tax Act would replace the national…

House Republicans Slash IRS Funding on First Day…

On Monday, Republicans in the House of Representatives fulfilled a key campaign promise by passing a bill to rescind a massive funding boost for the IRS. Formally titled the “Family and Small Business Taxpayer Protection…

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After Wave of Government Spending – The U.S.…

The signs of stagflation include the high risk of consumer goods and services due to high inflation, a reduction in gross domestic product (GDP), and high unemployment.  All of these signs are happening now and…

IRS to require new form for income from…

Next month, the IRS will be sending out extra Form 1099-Ks to thousands of Americans across the nation. Under the American Rescue Plan, third-party payment facilitators like Venmo, eBay, Etsy, and Airbnb are now required…

Laws Requiring Salary Ranges to be Posted on…

New laws in California and Washington state have taken effect this year that will require employers to post salary ranges on job listings. Similar laws are already in place in the states of Colorado and New York.  New…