Bevin administration must pay for withholding pension reform analysis, judge says
Judge Phillip Shepherd says Gov. Matt Bevin's administration intentionally broke the law by refusing to release an analysis of its pension reform plan
John Lewis threatens to withhold 20 per cent of service charges
John Lewis is threatening to withhold up to 20 per cent of service charge to landlords to protest the increase [...]
As Nadler Tries to Change the Ground Rules, Barr Threatens to Cancel His Planned Testimony Before...
A beginner's guide to cultural appropriation. (A rant)
We haven't entirely pegged the stupid meter yet, but we're getting close
City to address Tree Lane Apartment security concerns with possible budget appropriation
MADISON, Wis. - Madison Mayor Paul Soglin will introduce an over $100,000 supplemental budget appropriation to the Madison Common Council on Monday, to address security concerns at the Tree Lane Apartment facility. This comes after District 9 Alder Paul Skidmore brought attention to the 250 times police have been called to the complex since it opened in June and requested resources to resolve the issues, in a blog post Thursday.
Definition, Tax Withholding, & More
What is retro pay? This article defines retro pay, how to distribute it, and how to withhold payroll taxes. Includes example scenarios.
Why it Pays to Review Your Tax Withholding
Do you remember that odd looking form you filled out when you got hired? The one with big, bold type at the top and lots of fine print? That W-4 form might just be the the most important tool when …
Democrat Beshear Looking For Ways To Bridge Partisan Divide
Preparing for his first encounters with an overwhelmingly Republican legislature as Kentucky’s next chief executive, Democratic Gov.-elect Andy Beshear is looking for ways to bridge the partisan divide. Combating drug-abuse problems should be achievable because “it’s a
Joint Appropriations Committee critical of process to change University Center
VERMILLION, S.D. (WNAX) – Legislators questioned officials from the University of South Dakota about a plan to change the University Center in Sioux Falls into a community college. Most members of the Joint Appropriations Committee were critical about the process used to make the change and the lack of information. USD President Sheila Gestring says... Read more »
Decline In Hunters Threatens How U.S. Pays For Conservation
The steady drop is expected to accelerate in coming years, threatening the much-lauded model through which the U.S. has paid for conservation.
Viewer's guide to James Comey's upcoming testimony
What: Former FBI Director James Comey testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee about the circumstances that led to his firing, including private meetings and conversations with President Trump. He will likely also face questions about the agency’s investigation into alleged Russian...
Democrat at fiery White House meeting undermines Pelosi's version of what happened
Warren Is Mass. Democrats' Top Choice. Her Health Plan Isn't
Among the state's voters, Elizabeth Warren leads her Democratic presidential rivals, according to a WBUR poll. But voters here prefer a public option to her Medicare for All proposal.
Why Britain's ambassador leak is causing such a huge dilemma
"If we set this precedent, can you imagine how a country like China would respond?" one former British diplomat said.
House Completes Work on 10 of 12 Appropriations Bills
On Tuesday, the House passed its second appropriations minibus by a vote of 227 to 194. The $383.3 billion package includes the Commerce-Justice-Science, Agriculture-Rural Development-FDA, Interior-Environment, Military Construction-Veterans Affairs, and Transportation-Housing and Urban Development spending bills. Members considered 290 amendments on everything from veterans issues to climate change to the President's border wall. The President has threatened to veto the package should it make it to…
What Are the Chances School Will Be Cancelled Friday?
What are the chances you won't have to go to school tomorrow? Do you know how many snow days you've had so far...it matters.
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Canceled
The Angel wings have been clipped. After months of rumors, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has officially been canceled, according to Fortune.
How Purdue's Rolls-Royce Facility Might Affect Defense Appropriations
Dignitaries cutting the ribbon Thursday at a new Rolls-Royce research facility at Purdue University say increased defense spending proposed in President
Per Se To Pay $500,000 For Withholding Tips From Workers
Meanwhile, the celebrated eatery charges $310 for their tasting menu.
Fashion designer Tereneh Mosley discusses cultural appropriation and what to look out for
“I think it’s this idea of taking credit for something that is not wholly yours.”