Ex-Speaker John Boehner Joins Marijuana Firms Advisory Board
April 23, 2018
  • Former Massachusetts Governor William Weld also added
  • Watershed moment for cannabis as drug goes mainstream

The U.S. marijuana industry has a new spokesman: John Boehner.

The Republican former Speaker of the House has joined the advisory board of Acreage Holdings, Continue reading

GOP Releases Disputed Memo Saying FBI Misled Judge in Trump Case
February 20, 2018

FBI and Justice Department officials got a warrant to spy on a Trump campaign associate by misleading a surveillance court judge, House Republicans contend in a newly released memo that Democrats have dismissed as a contrived account intended to protect Continue reading

The Middle Class Might Not Even Notice If the GOP Cuts Their Taxes
January 9, 2018

A funny thing happened when Congress approved a tax cut for the middle class eight years ago: Most Americans didn’t notice.

The 2009 economic-stimulus bill contained a one-year tax break worth $800 for married couples in 95 percent of working Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know About the Senate GOP Tax Proposal
November 10, 2017

Senate Republicans released their vision for a tax-cut plan Thursday that would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, with a one-year delay to 2019, as Congress moves quickly to fulfill one of the GOP’s biggest and most long-awaited Continue reading