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Intel CEO exits President Trump's manufacturing council

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3 mentions1 week ago
Axios PM Kalanick fights back — Trump denounces "evil" racism — Trump considers pardon for Joe Arpaio — Another CEO quits Trump council

The real driver of regional inequality in America

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2 mentions5 days ago
America in the Gilded Age was a starkly unequal place, not just in terms of inequality between people but inequality between regions. Long-settled, fast-industrializing states in the Northeast were far ...

Big business wants you to think a tax cut for big business will stop outsourcing

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
The business community is snagging a trick from President Donald Trump’s campaign, in hopes of selling big tax cuts for business and the rich to a very skeptical public. Many ...

Trump’s team and lawmakers making strides on tax reform plan

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President Donald Trump’s top aides and congressional leaders have made significant strides in shaping a tax overhaul, moving far beyond the six-paragraph framework pushed out in July that stoked fears ...

Editorial: California must summon will to meet housing crisis

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For a complicated policy problem, the California housing crisis can be explained simply: People want to live in California, and Californians don’t want them to. A powerhouse economy, along with ...

A solar eclipse is coming to America. Here’s what you’ll see where you live.

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On Monday August 21, a solar eclipse will cut across the entire United States. And wherever you are, you will be able to see it. Even though the “totality” — ...

Behind the Google diversity memo furor is fear of Google’s vast, opaque power

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
Let’s stipulate something: The debate over the Google diversity memo is not about the memo itself. The memo — if the document is even official enough to be called a ...

AN OPEN LETTER TO OUR FELLOW JEWS

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4 mentions5 days ago
To our fellow Jews, in the United States, in Israel, and around the world: We know that, up to now, some of you have made an effort to reserve judgment ...

Maumee man taken into custody for plowing into Virginia crowd, killing 1

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2 mentions1 week ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A car with a Lucas County license plate plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday in a Virginia college town, killing ...

White House adviser says people should stop criticizing white supremacists so much

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22 mentions1 week ago
No one is quite sure what Sebastian Gorka, officially a deputy assistant to President Trump, actually does at the White House. This hasn’t stopped him, however, from being a near ...

The Obama-Trump Voters Are Real. Here’s What They Think.

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2 mentions1 week ago
Just 74 percent of white Obama voters with a high school diploma or less backed Mrs. Clinton in the voter study group study cited by Mr. Milbank. Similarly, the Cooperative ...

Exclusive: Secret Service out of money to pay agents because of Trump's frequent travel, large family

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WASHINGTON — The Secret Service can no longer afford to pay hundreds of agents it needs to carry out an expanded protective mission – in large part due to the ...