Uvalde native Matthew McConaughey speaks at White House on gun control

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House Democrats push for repeal of rule blocking SALT cap workaround

Rep. Tom Suozzi, DN.Y., speaks during a news conference announcing the State and Local Taxes (SALT) Caucus outside the US Capitol on April 15, 2021. Sarah Silbiger | Bloomberg | Getty Images Three House Democrats are still pushing for relief on the $ 10,000 limit on federal deduction for state and local taxes, known as … Read more

House Democrats push for SALT relief in appropriations bill

Rep. Tom Suozzi, DN.Y., speaks during a news conference announcing the State and Local Taxes (SALT) Caucus outside the US Capitol on April 15, 2021. Sarah Silbiger | Bloomberg | Getty Images Despite roadblocks, five House Democrats are still fighting for relief on the $ 10,000 limit on federal deduction for state and local taxes, … Read more

Peltz hosted Manchin for fundraiser featuring Republican megadonors

Wall Street veteran Nelson Peltz hosted a $ 5,000-a-plate fundraiser for Sen. Joe Manchin at the billionaire’s sprawling Florida estate last month, where several top executives said they privately hoped the Conservative Democrat would switch parties and run against President Joe Biden in the 2024 election, CNBC has learned. Peltz, who is a co-founder of … Read more

Why Biden’s billionaire minimum income tax may be a tough sell

Josh Gottheimer, DN.J., talks to reporters in Washington, Nov. 4, 2021. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters President Joe Biden has proposed a new tax on the ultra-wealthy as part of his 2023 federal budget, aiming to reduce the deficit by about $ 360 billion. Some experts say it’s unlikely to gain traction in Congress. The “billionaire … Read more

Joe Manchin will vote for Biden Supreme Court pick Ketanji Brown Jackson

Chairman Joe Manchin, DW.Va., speaks during a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on pending nominations in Dirksen Building on Tuesday, February 8, 2022. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Late. Joe Manchin said Friday that he will vote for Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to become the next Supreme Court justice. … Read more

Joe Manchin opposes Sarah Bloom Raskin Federal Reserve nomination

Sarah Bloom Raskin, nominated to be vice chairman for supervision and a member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, speaks before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, February 3, 2022. Ken Cedeno | Reuters Late. Joe Manchin, the most conservative Democrat in the … Read more

Bob Johnson says Biden’s Build Back Better bill needs to direct money to Black-owned businesses

BET founder Bob Johnson told CNBC on Tuesday that the Biden administration needs to take further steps in its Build Back Better plan to tackle the wealth gap between black and white Americans. “What I’m looking at is, what can you do to increase black wealth? And that means you need to make more capital … Read more

Joe Manchin campaign gets big donations from corporations, executives

Senator Joe Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat and chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images Late. Joe Manchin’s re-election campaign raised nearly $ 300,000 from corporate policy action committees and leaders days after the Conservative Democrat … Read more