As Congress looks for new sources of revenue to deal with the looming fiscal cliff, mortgage interest tax breaks could be on
the chopping block.
Six in 10 Americans support a tax increase on annual income of more than
$250,000, according to a nationwide poll released Wednesday.
Tons of dirt has been hauled away from a gash in the
earth that will become a new access channel in the expansion of the Panama Canal.
After winning re-election and quieting many of his critics, President
Obama still faces nagging complaints from those who believe the
“secretive” drone attacks in Pakistan and elsewhere are inhumane and
With Wall Street displaying a voracious appetite for enterprise software stocks, companies are lining up for IPOs.
Now that the election is over, attention has turned to how President Barack Obama and Congress intend to deal with the fiscal cliff.
President Barack Obama’s second term is likely to have some different
faces in key economic positions, starting with a new Treasury secretary.
The votes of traders in political futures have been pouring in for
months, and they said President Barack Obama would land a second term.
In a grueling, tight race with razor-thin margins, President Barack Obama emerged as the victor in last night’s re-election for the White House.
The final major economic report before Election Day shows employers added a solid 171,000 new jobs in October.