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When tax rates are lowered, the economy grows. That's how Rep. Paul Ryan described the Republican approach to reforming the tax code.
Gov. Jan Brewer is under pressure to veto a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.
Marijuana could bring around $670,000 in taxes in 2014 for the southern Colorado county of around 160,000 people, said one official.
Junk food marketers may still be able to reach students. Here's how.
The judge in the historic Detroit bankruptcy has laid out the next steps for city, which could have the it emerging from bankruptcy by fall.
"This is a pay cut, pure and simple," a Navy veteran says of Chuck Hagel's proposed Defense cuts. NBC reports.
A "broad set of topics" is on the agenda for Boehner's first solo meeting with Obama in the Oval Office in more than two years.
The U.S. House of Representatives' committee has demanded copies of messages showing when retailer Target learned of a breach of customer data.
It's another step in Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity. NBC reports.
Google is lobbying officials in at least three states to stop proposed restrictions on driving with headsets such as Google Glass.
It's time for some common sense. Federal regulations should promote safety without burdening small firms and costing jobs, says Rep. Sam Graves.
The UAW was looking at employees at the Volkswagen plant as a "dollar bill" to further its union agenda, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told CNBC.
George Takei to Arizona: If this anti-gay law goes through, make no mistake — it's on.
States continue to face a problem that stems from demographics, financial markets and reluctance to make politically tough choices, NYT reports.
Holders of U.S. defense stocks expressed relief that the budget spares most big arms firms. But not everybody wins.
The Michigan Democrat is the former chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and has been a staunch advocate for the auto industry.
Five years ago, the American political landscape changed due in large part to one fed-up CNBC journalist.
The world's top economies have embraced a goal of generating more than $2 trillion in additional output over five years.
Bargaining is dead, and so is the president's 2015 budget calling for tax hikes and more spending, POLITICO's Ben White says.
A court ruling this week reinstating the Nebraska Public Service Commission's authority over TransCanada's $5.4 billion project.
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