Author Archives: Team Guillory

16 Oct
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Congress, stop tax madness now

Congress has until Thanksgiving to come through with new legislation this year. Lawmakers should promptly agree on fixing the tax code and pass … Source link Tweet

15 Oct
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A simple guide to China’s leadership reshuffle (十九大) — Quartz

In case you hadn’t heard, something huge is going down in China this week. So huge that the internet has been disrupted, popular TV shows have been cancelled, and Beijing’s sky will turn perfectly blue. What is going on? It’s ...

15 Oct
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Former DEA agent: Congress, drug industry hindered opiod crackdown

A former employee of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) said in a new interview on Sunday that efforts to stem the growing opiod epidemic in the U.S. was derailed by pressure from large pharmaceutical companies and Congress. Joe Rannazzisi told ...

15 Oct
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Iraqi troops advance on Kirkuk, and oil jumps higher

The Kurds have pressed for their own nation state for more than a century, but that movement gained momentum after the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 and the rise of the so-called Islamic State, or ISIS, that followed. Kurdish ...

15 Oct
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The president leaves Congress to fix the mess he’s made on Iran

On Friday, President Trump told Congress to fix the Iran nuclear deal for him and threatened that if lawmakers did not obey, he would “terminate” the agreement. Yet the administration’s convoluted strategy virtually assures that Congress won’t succeed — foreshadowing ...