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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...
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Andrew Jackson Takes A Back Seat To Harriet Tubman On The New $20 Bill

Late Update: Contrary to earlier reports, Andrew Jackson will not be removed entirely from the $20 bill. Harriet Tubman will replace him on the front of the bill, and he will be moved to the back of the bill with an image of the White House, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote in an open letter to the American public. Lew provided additional details about the new image that will appear on the back of the $10 bill. While Alexander Hamilton has retained his position on the front of the $10 bill, th...
Tags: Washington, Bill, Martin Luther King Jr, Eleanor Roosevelt, Caitlin Macneal, Lincoln Memorial, Lew, Alexander Hamilton, Jack Lew, Andrew Jackson, Alice Paul, White House Treasury, Harriet Tubman, Marian Anderson

Hillary Clinton Is Not Telling The Truth About Wall Street

WASHINGTON -- Hillary Clinton's campaign spent much of this week waging a dishonest attack on Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and his campaign's Wall Street reform platform. The risky attempt to make inroads with progressives on one of her weakest issues is damaging the credibility of some of her top lieutenants. Listen to HuffPost's analysis of the Democratic Party's Wall Street flap in this week's "So, That Happened" podcast.  Clinton's attack on Sanders is as simple as it is untrue: Unlike Sande...
Tags: Washington, Wall Street, Bank Of America, Aig, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, Warren, Goldman Sachs, Postal Service, Msnbc, Morgan Stanley, Huffington Post, Bernie Sanders, Clinton, Sanders, Frank