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Senate passes $4 trillion budget blueprint

The Senate has passed a $4 trillion budget blueprint that is a major step forward for President Donald Trump’s ambitious promises for “massive tax cuts and reform.” The 51-49 vote sets the stage for debate later this year to dramatically overhaul the U.S. tax code, cutting rates for individuals and corporations while clearing away trillions Read More…

Halloween-masked man busted in hatchet attack

BUTLER, Pa. — Police in Pennsylvania say a 70-year-old man wearing a rubbery Halloween mask and brandishing a rusty hatchet attacked his neighbor while he mowed the lawn. Penn Township police Cpl. Jack Ripper tells WPXI-TV that Ronald Postreich attacked his 70-year-old neighbor Wednesday night after years of feuding. Ripper says the two have been Read More…

Failure on tax cuts really could tank the markets

As the stock market hits record after record under President Trump — the Dow even crossing the 23,000 mark — it’s important to recognize the way Washington can screw it up: failing to cut taxes. The simple act of lowering America’s absurdly high corporate-tax rate — currently at 35 percent — to around 20 percent, Read More…

The two Trumps: prez just won’t choose a side

To paraphrase Groucho Marx, President Trump has a position on the Lamar Alexander/Patty Murray health-care deal, and if you don’t like it, he has another one. Within hours, Trump veered wildly on the bipartisan compromise on ObamaCare the Tennessee Republican and the Washington Democrat forged at his personal urging. At times supportive, noncommittal and opposed, Read More…

Let the Russian-crimes whistleblower testify

A key informant in the Russian bribery and extortion scheme to gain control of US atomic resources wants to tell Congress what he knows — but is legally barred from doing so. That’s the latest bombshell to emerge from The Hill’s exposés this week that the Obama administration knew all about the scheme yet still Read More…