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Trump tax returns must be given to Congress, court says
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Trump tax returns must be given to Congress, court says

Former President Donald Trump‘s federal income tax returns and those of Trump business entities must be turned over to the House Ways and Means Committee, a federal appeals court panel said in a ruling Tuesday. The 3-0 decision is the latest legal blow to Trump, who has repeatedly lost efforts in federal and state courts...

Russia’s Crimes of Colonialism – WSJ
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Russia’s Crimes of Colonialism – WSJ

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov published an op-ed in four African newspapers last month explaining why he was on a multicountry tour of the continent—and why African nations should support Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Mr. Lavrov blamed Western sanctions for the food crisis in Africa and asserted that in contrast to the U.K., France, Belgium...

GM Is Government Motors Again
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GM Is Government Motors Again

General Motors CEO Mary Barra has apparently learned from rival Elon Musk of Tesla that the first key to succeeding in the electric-vehicle business is greasing the political system for government handouts. She appeared at a White House event last Thursday to promote the Inflation Reduction Act, Senate Democrats’ tax-and-spending bill, even as the Business...

Recession Fears May Not Pass GO
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Recession Fears May Not Pass GO

How can the U.S. be in a recession when the number of jobs is growing at a healthy clip? According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, two consecutive quarters of declining real gross domestic product is enough for a recession. The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reported just that—real GDP declined at an annual...

This Republican senator is running for reelection, despite his earlier pledge not to seek a third term
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This Republican senator is running for reelection, despite his earlier pledge not to seek a third term

Poll workers and voters participate during the state primaries on August 9 at the Village Hall of Waukesha in Wisconsin. (Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images) Primaries in the Upper Midwest on Tuesday will set the stage for two major governor’s races, as Republicans in Wisconsin and Minnesota select their nominees to take on those states’ Democratic incumbents in November....

The FBI’s Dangerous Trump Search
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The FBI’s Dangerous Trump Search

Monday’s unannounced Federal Bureau of Investigation search of Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home isn’t a moment for anyone to cheer. The Justice Department is unleashing political furies it can’t control and may not understand, and the risks for the department and the country are as great as they are for Mr. Trump. As everyone knows by...

Republican candidates for governor make final push for votes – WISN 12 News
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Republican candidates for governor make final push for votes – WISN 12 News

Republican candidates for governor make final push for votes  WISN 12 News Kleefisch stumps in Madison in last day of campaign  Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3 Kleefisch or Michels? Poll shows tight race ahead of Wisconsin primary | FOX6 News Milwaukee  FOX6 News Milwaukee Final push for Republican Candidates for governor  WeAreGreenBay.com #Republican #candidates #governor #final #push #votes #WISN #News Source...

Rapid Wage Growth Keeps Pressure on U.S. Inflation
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Rapid Wage Growth Keeps Pressure on U.S. Inflation

Workers’ wages are rising briskly, a factor contributing to four-decade high U.S. inflation. Average hourly earnings grew 5.2% in July from a year earlier, and annual wage gains have exceeded 5% each month this year, the Labor Department said Friday. The rapid earnings growth adds to other evidence that employers are continuing to increase pay...