Biden defends bill to suspend fuel tax

June 23, 2022 00:37 US President Joe Biden on Wednesday defended his plan to suspend a federal tax on skyrocketing fuel prices.“By suspending the 18-cent federal gas tax for 90 days, we can lower the price and take some of the pressure off families,” said Joe Biden of the White House, urging Congress to adopt … Read more

‘Worst Tax’: NSW Premier Says He Wants To Abolish Stamp Duty | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

‘Worst Tax’: NSW Premier Says He Wants To Abolish Stamp Duty | ABC NewsABC News (Australia) Stamp duty measure puts pressure on other statesSydney Morning Herald Stamp duty reform should be on the Victorian agendaAge Dominic Perrottet says he needs federal help to eliminate stamp duty in NSWABC News See full coverage on Google News

Boris Johnson’s new Brexit bet – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article LONDON — Hurt by his party and with his leadership in jeopardy, Boris Johnson is once again searching for the Brexit button. This week, the British prime minister put the finishing touches on controversial legislation that would unilaterally rewrite parts of the Brexit divorce deal he negotiated with … Read more

April Sponsel, prosecutor for embattled ‘ACAB gang,’ to be kicked out of DA’s office

April Sponsel, the prosecutor who ignited a major scandal when she brought trumped up gang charges against Black Lives Matter protesters, is leaving the Maricopa County Prosecutor’s office. After keeping Sponsel on paid leave for more than a year, the county informed her Monday that they planned to fire her, citing multiple instances where she … Read more

How George Soros is remaking America’s justice system

How much exactly does “social justice” cost? Liberal billionaire George Soros spent at least $40 million over the past decade to answer that question, according to our latest research. Those millions helped elect dozens of progressive prosecutors hell-bent on remaking the criminal justice system to suit Soros. It’s not to Americans’ liking, as Tuesday’s retirement … Read more

Why Boris Johnson thinks he can hang on – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Boris Johnson does not claim to be the best cricketer in the world, or even the best in his own family. He readily admits that his two younger brothers, Jo and Leo, are better players. But Johnson is so ultra-competitive that he will never accept that he is … Read more

Yellen says US inflation ‘unacceptable’ but likely to remain high

WASHINGTON, June 7 (Reuters) – The United States faces “unacceptable levels of inflation,” Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told senators on Tuesday, adding it was likely to remain high but she hoped price increases would will moderate soon. At a Senate Finance Committee hearing, Yellen rejected Republican claims that the highest inflation in 40 years was … Read more

Broward County’s total taxable property value increased more than 10% to $244 billion in 2021

Broward County’s taxable property value rose 10.6% overall, to about $244 billion last year. Above: People walk down East Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Monday, April 26, 2021. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com Broward County saw an overall increase of 10.6% in taxable property values, to about $244 billion last year, up from … Read more

Toronto is selling 22 properties owned by people who didn’t pay their taxes

The City of Toronto has just announced that it will sell several properties after their owners failed to pay their taxes. In a press release today, the city said it is holding a property tax sale after several commercial, residential and industrial areas failed to pay their taxes. This sale is presented as the final … Read more

County Attorney Rachel Mitchell includes ‘Soros’ in campaign email

The race to become Maricopa County’s next top prosecutor, just weeks later, is starting to heat up. And not in a good way. On May 11, Acting Maricopa County Attorney Rachel Mitchell, currently the leading Republican candidate for the vacant seat, sent an email to supporters, urgently requesting donations. “George Soros is at it again!” … Read more