Charlie Rangel (D, NY) gave money to Democrats on Ethics Committee.
(Via @vermontaigne) Three of them. Need I add that Charlie Rangel is currently under investigation by that committee? Charlie’s “angels” on the committee include Congressmen Ben Chandler of Kentucky, G.K.
Cabinet Meeting Raided By Federal Marshalls
The nation’s capital was rocked yesterday when a special meeting of the President’s Cabinet was interrupted by Federal Marshalls accompanied by agents of the US Treasury and the Internal Revenue
Tim Geithner Makes a Pair of Scary Statements
US Treasury secretary attacks oil, gas tax breaks In my business, and I’ll wager in your business too, you read contracts. Carefully. Because the contract defines the relationship between the
The Leona Helmsley Administration
Former Dallas mayor Ron Kirk, who is President Obama’s nominee to be the U.S. Trade Representative, failed to pay almost $10,000 in taxes during the past three years Washington Post
Just a reminder: Geithner’s tax problem wasn’t less* than Daschle’s
He was merely first in the queue: Despite the fact that Geithner sailed through the confirmation process—while Daschle went up in flames—Geithner’s tax troubles were actually far more egregious. People
Obama Likes Tax Cheats Like Bill Clinton Likes Big Macs and Loose Women
It’s a freakin’ epidemic. Hilda Solis, a congress critter and Obama’s nominee for Labor Secretary, is married to Sam Sayyad. He has tax problems. Geez. Los Angeles County records showed
An Anniversary Present for the Taxpayers
On this day ninety-six years ago, February 3, 1913, the Sixteenth Amendment to the Constitution was ratified. The Sixteenth Amendment gave the federal government to authority to collect income taxes.
Taxes Are For Little, Non-Governmental People
The Daschle tax dodge cries out for more attention. Far be it from little old me not to give it. A brief flavor of the piece: . . . While
Daschle, Geithner, and Franken: Tax cheats
A tremendous amount of attention has been focused recently on Tom Daschle’s $140k tax blunder. It turns out that he didn’t even disclose any of his to Barack Obama after
Call 202-224-3121. Tell Your Senator to Vote No on Daschle.
“Make no mistake, tax cheaters cheat us all, and the IRS should enforce our laws to the letter. ” Sen. Tom Daschle, Congressional Record, May 7, 1998, p. S4507. (H/T
NYT: Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) ‘Failed to Report $75,000 in Income’
Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) is chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, which takes responsibility for writing the nation’s tax code.Seems that Charlie has neglected to claim some $75,000