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  • A security camera hangs near a corner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington

    The Decline of the IRS

    ProPublica has been documenting what it calls “the descent of the IRS” over the last decade as the agency struggles with budget cuts and hostility from lawmakers. In a report Thursday, the...

  • Small Business Relief Program Gets a Surprise Extension

    The Senate passed an unexpected extension of the Paycheck Protection Program Tuesday night, just a few hours before the $660 billion effort to aid small businesses was scheduled to cease receiving...

  • McConnell speaks to the media after a meeting to wrap up work on coronavirus economic aid legislation

    $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Is DOA: McConnell

    A $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill is expected to get a vote in the House Wednesday, but according to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), the effort is for naught. "So naturally this...