More Businesses Raise Wages, Give Bonuses in Wake of Tax Cuts

More businesses are announcing bonuses, higher minimum wages, and new benefits for employees after passage by Congress of Republicans’ tax reform bill. An email from House Speaker Paul Ryan’s press office highlights 33 businesses—including Aflac, Associated Bank, and PNC Bank—that have announced raises, bonuses, and other improvements for employees. In moves that may defuse efforts to… Please follow and like us:

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Trump Applauds Senate Passage of Republican Tax Overhaul Bill

U.S. President Donald Trump praised the Senate’s early Saturday morning passage of an immense Republican tax overhaul bill, telling reporters outside the White House the measure calls for “the biggest tax cuts in the history of our country.” Later Saturday at a Republican fundraiser in New York, Trump attributed passage of the bill to semantics. “For… Please follow and like us:

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Trump Indicates Support for Moore in Alabama Senate Race

U.S. President Donald Trump all but endorsed embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore on Tuesday, saying the former state judge “totally denies” allegations that he sexually molested underage girls years ago. “I can tell you one thing for sure: We don’t need a liberal person in there, a Democrat,” Trump told reporters at the White House.… Please follow and like us:

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Trump Set to Move on After Health Care Bill Debacle

President Donald Trump is set to move on this week after suffering the worst defeat of his young presidency. With the words “repeal and replace Obamacare” still ringing in voters ears, Trump’s loudest campaign promise crashed when the Republican majority in Congress proved incapable of taking the first legislative step to put an alternative plan in… Please follow and like us:

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Don’t look now, but OPEC is losing its ability to control the price of oil | Mulshine

Donald Trump hasn’t tweeted about it, so few people have noticed. But one of the more important developments in recent history is occurring in the world of oil. Many experts are saying OPEC is losing control of its ability to dictate oil prices, particularly in North America, as shale-oil production has become price-competitive with conventional oil.… Please follow and like us:

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