States have already committed money to preventive health programs the federal government had agreed to help fund, but has now scrapped in the budget.
Canada and the United States are different in a thousand subtle ways. Surely, our auto market accounts for a few of those things. Our streets are tighter, our gas is more expensive and due to our tiny market (smaller than California’s) and our American-style regulations, our product mix mirrors that of what’s offered in America. But if the Nissan Micra is successful, that might change.Read More >
The Internal Revenue Service would be required to turn over millions of unpaid tax bills to private debt collectors under a measure before the Senate, reviving a program that has previously led to complaints of harassment and has not saved taxpayers money.
A measure that would dismantle Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac won the approval of a Senate commitee Thursday but most likely won’t make it to the full chamber this year because it failed to attract a large enough majority of the committee’s lawmakers.
You wouldn’t dream of eating the tiny beads found in your face wash, right? Well, even if that’s the case, if you like seafood there’s a possibility you’ll be digesting that microbead at some point.Read More >
Rep. Dan Maffei, who has been accused of inserting a “backdoor” earmark into the defense appropriations bill, told constituents at a community forum in Auburn, N.Y., that he was unapologetic for doing so and that it showed his attempts to serve his district, according to syracuse.com.