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  • Taming The Tax Code Beast

    "Colleagues," said the June 27 letter to 98 U.S. senators, "now it is your turn." The letter's authors are Max Baucus, D-Mont., and Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the chairman and ranking Republican on the tax-writing Finance Committee, respectively. From their combined 71 years on Capitol Hill, they know that their colleagues will tiptoe gingerly, if at all, onto the hazardous terrain of tax reform.
  • An early handicapping of Republican presidential field

    In the realm of Republican presidential politics, this has been a good year for Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas. It hasn't been as kind to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush or Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. It's sobering to recall that less...

    Chicago Motor Club Building to become hotel

    Chicago Motor Club Building to become hotel
    It was once Chicago's "temple of transport," a mini-art deco skyscraper that offered a panoply of visual delights, from stylized flowers carved into its limestone facade to a soaring lobby graced with a spectacular mural of highways spanning the U.S....

    90-year-old woman still going strong after a remarkable life

    90-year-old woman still going strong after a remarkable life
    There was bad news late last month. The world's greatest dentist, after practicing in the Lehigh Valley for 39 years, was hanging up his mouth mirror. Following a long struggle to overcome leg injuries from an accident, Dr. Steve Sloane notified his...

    Republican misdirection on tax investigations

    Republican misdirection on tax investigations
    Happy Tax Day, when just getting the forms filled out and mailed is cause for celebration. One person not celebrating is former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner. She was a regular green-eyeshade employee carrying out thankless tasks until,...