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Republicans' Final Tax Legislation Is Out, And It Looks Like It Has The Votes To Pass

The bill, which is similar to what passed the Senate earlier this month, changed enough to pull in two key votes.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Two Key Republicans Could Derail Their Party's Tax Bill, Just A Day Before Its Big Reveal

Sens. Marco Rubio and Mike Lee are pushing for an expanded child tax credit.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Now You Can Short Bitcoin

But it will be very, very expensive.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

The Introduction Of Bitcoin Futures Was Surprisingly Calm And Normal

The bitcoin crash might be coming, but the only thing that broke so far with the new futures exchange was the website.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

One Crucial Thing Republicans Agreed On In Their Tax Bills Is Now Up For Debate

Republicans may shift their change in the corporate tax rate, after a change from Trump.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Big Banks Love The Republican Tax Plan

"It's good for corporate America. It's good for us."

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Here Are The Biggest Differences Between The Two Republican Tax Plans

Senate and House Republicans will have to come to an agreement on these issues before getting a bill to Trump's desk.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Senate Republicans Passed A Massive Tax Bill In The Middle Of The Night That They Kept Changing Until The Last Minute

The bill would reshape the tax code in favor of corporations and do more to undercut Obamacare than anything Republicans have yet managed to pass.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Senate Republicans' Tax Plan Has Been Upended, For Now

A new projection about the plan's impact on the deficit, along with a procedural hurdle, have at least temporarily complicated the bill.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Senate Republicans Insist There's No Reason To Worry About One Of The Most Controversial Parts Of Their Tax Bill

Republicans say massive growth will make a tax-hike trigger irrelevant. But outside analysts are skeptical about those growth projections.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Many Republicans Hate A Plan They Will Probably Vote For Just Because They Want To Get Taxes Done

"I don’t want this bill to be destroyed in pursuit of perfection," one Republican said.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Despite Hand-Wringing, Senate Republicans Push Tax Bill Forward

Two Senate Republicans who had said they had issues with parts of the plan voted Tuesday to advance it.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

There's A Battle For Power At The New CFPB And Doughnuts Are Involved

Two acting directors, doughnuts, and instruction from one to "disregard" the other.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Trump Named Someone Who Hates The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau To Lead It. The Deputy Director Is Suing To Block His Pick.

The White House and the consumer watchdog have each handpicked their own successor to lead the financial agency, but legal opinions are split on just who is actually in charge.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

If AT&T Is An Antitrust Target Of The Justice Department, Could Facebook And Google Be Next?

Is the Justice Department gonna start bustin' up things that it thinks have the whiff of a monopoly?

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Thanks To Blockchain, You Can See What Your Thanksgiving Turkey Looked Like As A Child

As food companies embrace blockchain to track their products, a major turkey producer is letting customers look up information about their individual birds online.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago

Wells Fargo Fires Executive For How He Communicated With A Former Colleague

"The dismissal was the result of Codel’s acting in a manner that was contrary to the company’s policies and expectations," the company said.

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray To Step Down

Richard Cordray, the agency's first leader, said he would depart by the end of the month.

Matthew Zeitlin One year ago