| Dec 18, 2009
| 7:44 AM
Balanced budget preserves safety net programs, maintains Triple A bond rating, maintains position as national leader through combination of cuts and revenue
RICHMOND Governor Timothy M. Kaine today unveiled the 2010 caboose budget and 2010-2012...
| Feb 3, 2010
Gladys E. Hodge, also known as " Terri Hodge," who was to go on trial early next month on charges outlined in a 31-count indictment charging 14 public officials and their associates with various offenses related to a bribery and extortion scheme involving...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 8:06 AM
I think it's safe to say most high school seniors and their parents would rather sandblast the oil stains from the garage floor or rearrange the attic than fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
However, here's some news that should...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 3:21 PM
Frank Vala left a state government job 30 years ago and built up a business that aims to keep seniors across Illinois out of hospitals and nursing homes by assisting them with everyday tasks such as cooking, cleaning or picking up medicine.
| Apr 21, 2010
The father of philanthropist and Microsoft chairman Bill Gates is set to announce a campaign to establish an income tax on "high-earners" Wednesday morning.
Bill Gates Sr. is among a group of people that wants to tax wealthy people living in our state....
| Mar 4, 2010
Senate Majority Leader Lisa Brown wants voters to weigh in on the idea of an income tax on high earners.
In a blog posting on Thursday, the Spokane Democrat suggested that the Legislature pass the Senate Democrats' temporary three-tenths-of-a-cent...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 8:59 AM
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger endorsed a plan Tuesday to radically alter the way Californians pay taxes, calling on state lawmakers to make dramatic changes before year's end to take the state off the "roller coaster ride" of boom-and-bust budgets.
| Oct 27, 2009
So you've heard about the home buyer tax credit. But did you know you could be in for a big payoff from the feds when you buy a new car? This doesn't just apply to hybrids. It covers any new vehicles, from cars to motorcycles to motorhomes, up to 85...
| Nov 2, 2009
Starting Sunday, cash-strapped California will dig deeper into the pocketbooks of wage earners -- holding back 10% more than it already does in state income taxes just as the biggest shopping season of the year kicks into gear.
Technically, it's not a...
| Jun 6, 2004
Ronald Reagan, the Hollywood actor who became one of the most popular presidents of the 20th century and transformed the political landscape of an era with his vision of conservative government, died Saturday at his home in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Los...