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It’s not just the Russians

Politics | Domestic political groups caught using social media subterfuge
by Harvest Prude
Posted 1/10/19, 04:28 pm

After reports that American Democratic operatives used a Russian-style online misinformation campaign against a Republican U.S. Senate candidate, voters should be alert but not necessarily alarmed about political deception on social media, according to political experts.

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IRS reaches into the offering plate

Politics | Churches and nonprofits will face unprecedented taxes if Congress doesn’t act soon
by Harvest Prude
Posted 1/03/19, 04:32 pm

Tax season is just around the corner, and this year, a new group of historically tax-exempt organizations could find themselves filling out paperwork for the IRS and preparing to hand over money to Uncle Sam.

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France endures more riots

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 12/10/18, 10:51 am

French President Emmanuel Macron will deliver a televised address Monday evening, his first public statement in more than a week amid escalating protests and riots over nationwide utility and tax hikes. Macron is expected to announce a series of measures to reduce taxes and boost purchasing power, including slashing taxes on overtime and speeding up tax cuts and year-end bonuses for low-income workers. The president met with local and national politicians as well as union and business leaders on Monday morning at the presidential palace to hear their concerns.

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