House Republican pushing vehicle-mileage tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster said he favors user fees including a vehicle miles tax to pay for a long-term U.S. highway bill that would extend more…

9 years after Kelo, seized land is empty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) Nine years after the Supreme Court’s Kelo decision gutted the right of American property owners to resist eminent-domain seizures, the neighborhood at the center of the more…

CVS customers will go elsewhere for cigarettes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Smokers who can't get cigarettes at CVS anymore will head to convenience stores and other places after the drugstore chain stops selling tobacco on Oct. 1, more…

Obamacare may prompt people to work less

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Many workers may opt to work less to retain their eligibility for Medicaid or federal subsidies under Obamacare, a new report has found. The Affordable Care Act more…

Twitter-user growth sparks investor jitters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Marketwatch) In its first report as a publicly traded company, Twitter Inc. saw the wrath of Wall Street, when its monthly user numbers came in lighter than predicted more…

Law doesn't end revolving door on Capitol Hill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) A top aide to a Republican congressman from Arizona helped promote a legislative plan to overhaul the nation's home mortgage finance system. Weeks after leaving more…

New IRS chief apologizes to tea-party groups

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The new head of the IRS has apologized to those who suffered because of the agency’s targeting of conservative groups, after he testified before a House more…