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Fed shutdown underscores why to adjust payroll withholding

Today should be payday for hundreds of thousands of federal government workers. The partial government shutdown, however, means they're not getting their money. And even though the White House, Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service say that the 2019 filing season will open at the end of January as it has in years past and that refunds will be issued, there's no guarantee that things will go smoothly. We are, after all, talking about Uncle Sam's operations. Can IRS meet refund challenge? T...
Tags: Taxes, Maryland, Treasury, Capitol Hill, Irs, Fed, Don, Internal Revenue Service, Uncle Sam, White House Treasury, Sen Chris Van Hollen, Benjamin Cardin, Charles Rettig, White House s Office of Management and Budget OMB, Bank of Uncle Sam

Deportation threats are affecting congregations; congregations are responding

Forty percent of the 800-member congregation of St. Matthew’s Parish in Hyattsville, Md., are Salvadorans with Temporary Protected Status (TPS). The Episcopal church is responding to the Trump administration’s deportation threats pastorally, but also politically, and they’re not the only ones. Religion News Service has published a story on the reality St. Matthew’s parishioners and priest are facing, and how parishes are responding to and working against the threat: “On Sunday I will preach to t...
Tags: Maryland, Washington, Senate, Religion, Catholic Church, El Salvador, Donald Trump, Matthew, Trump, Religion News Service, Fernandez, St Matthew, Oscar Romero, Calvary Baptist Church, Rivas, Chris Van Hollen

Judicial Watch Sues for Records of Alleged Russian Tampering in the 2016 Election

The State Department sent a cache of documents marked “secret” to Senator Benjamin Cardin of Maryland days before the Jan. 20 inauguration. Washington, DC –-( announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of State for all records provided by them to Senator Benjamin Cardin’s office related to alleged Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District ...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Congress, Obama Administration, Senate, United States, New York Times, Lawsuits, State Department, Trump, U S Department of State, Foreign Relations Committee, Department of State, Judicial Watch, Freedom of Information Act, Cardin