Author Archives: Team Guillory

17 Nov
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Congress paid $17 million in workplace violation settlements

Updated 2:52 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — The government has paid more than $17 million in taxpayer money over the last 20 years to resolve claims of sexual harassment, overtime pay disputes and other workplace violations filed by ...

17 Nov
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U.S. Senate candidate Moore’s wife says ‘he will not step down’

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The wife of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama said on Friday her husband would not end his campaign in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations, dismissing reports about his past behavior toward some ...

17 Nov
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Private jet management could be shielded from taxes under Senate tax bill

Private-jet owners may benefit from a Republican tax bill before the Senatethat proposes exempting excise taxes on the management fees of private planes. Currently, a 7.5 percent tax is levied on each leg of commercial air travel. The bill would ...

17 Nov
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Difference between Trump and Franken is that Trump has not admitted wrongdoing

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday told reporters that a key difference between an allegation of sexual misconduct against Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and more than a dozen such allegations against President Donald Trump is that, “Senator ...

17 Nov
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White House seeks $44 billion hurricane aid, far short of requests

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Friday said it had asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those hurt by recent hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands, far ...