Part of the deficit-reduction proposal put forward by the “Gang of Six,” a bipartisan group of senators comprised of three Democrats and three Republicans, is reforming the tax code. The reforms would reduce the number of tax brackets from six to three. However, experts are divided as to whether these reforms will lower taxes or raise them.
A new study has found that people may be able to control what they can and cannot remember.
The mainstream media have latched onto The Daily Caller’s article about Michele Bachmann suffering from migraines. The initial allegation was that, because her headaches are stress-induced, Bachmann may find the stressful job of the Presidency “incapacitating.”
While the Federal government remains embroiled in the debt ceiling debate, more than 20 States are poised to record surpluses.
An expert task force recently said that upgrades need to be made to many nuclear power plants in the United States to prepare them for catastrophic events.
A California man, previously found guilty of threatening to kill or do bodily harm to a major Presidential candidate in comments on an Internet message board, had his conviction overturned by a Federal appeals court Tuesday. The court found that the man’s comments, which included several racist slurs and a demand for someone to “shoot” then-Presidential candidate Barack Obama, were protected under the First Amendment as free speech.
The Republican Party’s “Cut, Cap and Balance” bill — which seeks to end the debt ceiling debate — was recently passed by the House by a vote of 234-190.
A chemical that occurs naturally in grapes may help prevent Alzheimer’s disease.
With heat advisories being issued across the United States, it’s important to be prepared in case a heat wave affects your area. Exposure to extreme heat can lead to illness or even death. Knowing the best ways to beat the heat is one of the most necessary survival skills, no matter where you live.
Herman Cain, a businessman seeking the Republican nod in the 2012 Presidential race, spoke out against a planned mosque Sunday. The CEO-turned-candidate said communities “have the right” to ban mosques, and to do so would not be “discriminating based upon (Muslims’) religion.”