Tax Reform: Allow Choice Between Immediate Expensing and Interest Deductibility
Last November, Americans delivered a clear and important message to Washington, D.C.: Create more American jobs and increase investment in America's aging infrastructure.
While roads, bridges and other public works projects are obviously important, President Trump has wisely recognized that a successful infrastructure policy must also include steps to stimulate private-sector infrastructure investment and job creation. Accordingly, as President Trump and Congress take steps to modify and reform the tax code, it is important that any changes being considered not undermine these private infrastructure initiatives.
Specifically, many American businesses currently rely on debt to fund infrastructure investments and create new jobs. Companies of all sizes in a variety of industries,…[more]
It's bad enough when climate alarmists subject the rest of us to their increasingly dubious harangues.
It becomes far more sinister when they concoct Solyndra-like schemes and force taxpayers to subsidize them.
After all, we're now over a quarter-century into the synthetic global warming "crisis." During that time, the climate models that we're instructed to trust have proven wildly inaccurate. Doomsday predictions have come and passed, only to be swept under the memory rug when they did not prove true. And in recent years we've even seen "global warming"…
"The Justice Department on Friday sent letters to eight cities, threatening to withhold federal grant money if they don't demonstrate cooperation with immigration enforcement. President Donald Trump has promised to force 'sanctuary cities' to follow the federal government's lead on enforcement of immigration laws. Hundreds of jurisdictions across the U.S. limit to varying degrees their cooperation…[more]