ASSOCIATED PRESS House Ways & Means Committee Chair Richard Neal (D-MA) reportedly is about to make a formal request for 10 years of President Trump’s tax returns. But what specific tax documents does the committee need to review to fulfill its oversight responsibilities?  I believe Neal should request both personal and business tax returns.  With
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Despite worries of an economic downturn, one sector is poised for another year of solid growth in 2016, according to one study. Bolstered by trends including acceleration in business spending, the franchise industry is set to grow by 1.7 percent in 2016, according to the study by the International Franchise Association. The annual outlook follows
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Sam Zell, the billionaire businessman and philanthropist, believes the wealth redistribution ideas of far-left Democrats, such as freshman firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, won’t work because Americans would rather earn success than get handouts. “Everyone in America wants to be rich. Everybody in America wants to succeed,” Zell told CNBC on Wednesday. “That’s, by the way,
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The unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent in February, according to the Labor Department. But a broader measurement says the jobless rate plunged to 7.3 percent last month. The 3.8 percent figure is known as the U-3 rate, which is defined as “total unemployed, as a percent of the civilian labor force.” But this number
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Eventbrite shares plummeted after the company issued first-quarter revenue outlook well below Wall Street projections. The company said it sees first-quarter revenue between $80 million and $84 million. That’s far short of the $91 million analysts polled by Refinitiv had forecast. The stock fell as much as 25 percent in after-hours trade. It was last
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As Ohio voters cast ballots in Tuesday’s presidential primary, the economy — specifically manufacturing jobs — will be front and center on many voters’ minds. “We have to have a strong manufacturing base for this country to survive,” said Brandon Lamoncha, sales manager and solution provider at Humtown, a third-generation, family owned manufacturer in Columbiana,
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