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President Trump's sweeping revamp of the tax code would eliminate the federal deduction for state and local taxes, but corporations wouldn't be affected.
by Marcy Gordon, AP Business Writer
2:28pm
10.18.2017
Securities regulators are investigating a scuttled nuclear reactor construction project in South Carolina.
by Meg Kinnard, The Associated Press
10:01am
10.18.2017
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Ryan's attack came as he defended the Republican tax proposal that would repeal the federal deduction for state and local taxes.
by Ken Thomas & Marcy Gordon, Associated Press
1:55pm
10.12.2017
Derailments of all kinds reached an all-time low in 2016, according to a spokeswoman for the Association of American Railroads.
by Joan Lowy, The Associated Press
10:48am
10.12.2017
The Obama administration rejected the project before the proposal was revived in March by President Donald Trump.
by Matthew Brown, The Associated Press
10:23am
10.11.2017
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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said he would be issuing a new set of rules overriding the Clean Power Plan.
by Michael Biesecker & Adam Beam, Associated Press
3:08pm
10.10.2017
The poorest would get an average tax cut of about $60 a year, according to an analysis by the Tax Policy Center.
by Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press
2:42pm
10.6.2017
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The plan reprises a controversial plan to turn Medicare into a voucher-like program as well as efforts to repeal the "Obamacare" health law.
by Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
2:27pm
10.5.2017
Rebuffing the Trump administration, a federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Interior Department to reinstate an Obama-era regulation.
by Matthew Daly, The Associated Press
10:26am
10.5.2017
A key provision would slash tax rates for a special kind of business set up by owners of profitable firms, including Trump and his family.
by Marcy Gordon, AP Business Writer
3:19pm
10.4.2017
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The lawsuit contends the proposed surtax on the state's highest earners runs afoul of constitutional guidelines that ballot questions must follow.
by Bob Salsberg, Associated Press
3:13pm
10.4.2017
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt says he'll revive a Bush-era program to maintain an open dialogue with American businesses.
by Michael Biesecker, The Associated Press
9:59am
10.4.2017
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North Carolina generates half of its $3.7 billion in state transportation money by taxing motor fuels.
by Gary D. Robertson, The Associated Press
10:15am
10.3.2017
States must then set emissions targets, with the goal of reducing them over time.
by Kathleen Ronayne, The Associated Press
10:18am
9.29.2017
Senate Republicans appeal willing to let the national debt rise by as much as $1.5 trillion over the next decade. Even that wouldn't likely be enough.
by Josh Boak, AP Economics Writer
2:17pm
9.28.2017
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Companies would be able to receive a $10,000 tax credit per employee and carry credits against the state's corporate business tax forward for 50 years.
by Michael Catalini, Associated Press
2:11pm
9.28.2017
The plan is sweeping in scope but omits critical, controversial details that are likely to take months to work out in a bitterly divided, GOP-led Congress.
by Marcy Gordon & Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
2:54pm
9.27.2017
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EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that Scania colluded with five other heavy vehicle makers for 14 years to fix truck prices.
by Raf Casert, Associated Press
2:44pm
9.27.2017
North Carolina's promised tax breaks and other incentives worth more than $570 million lost out to Wisconsin's five-times-larger offer.
by Emery P. Dalesio, AP Business Writer
2:56pm
9.26.2017
Critics worry a merger between eyewear maker Luxottica and lens manufacturer Essilor could stifle competition.
by The Associated Press
2:47pm
9.26.2017
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A bill designed to attract a Foxconn manufacturing plant may be unconstitutional. Critics say it overrides the judicial branch's power.
by Newsy
2:16pm
9.22.2017
Senate Republicans are zeroing in on a tax outline that would add about $1.5 trillion to the government's $20 trillion debt over 10 years.
by Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
2:55pm
9.20.2017
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Rather than hire, companies might use much of their tax savings to buy back their stock or increase their dividends to investors.
by Josh Boak, AP Economics Writer
2:48pm
9.19.2017
The Republican governor signed the bill during a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Racine County, where the plant likely will be located.
by Todd Richmond, The Associated Press
10:46am
9.19.2017
State and federal authorities will begin requiring electronic logs to ensure that truckers limit their driving to 11 hours over a 14-hour shift.
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2:51pm
9.18.2017
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The South Carolina utilities abandoned construction of two reactors July 31 after jointly spending nearly $10 billion.
by Seanna Adcox, The Associated Press
10:03am
9.18.2017
The biggest subsidy to a foreign company in U.S. history now heads to Gov. Scott Walker.
by Scott Bauer, Associated Press
2:09pm
9.15.2017
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An influential industry committee recommended Thursday that the FAA eliminate or scale back dozens of safety rules.
by Joan Lowy, The Associated Press
10:27am
9.15.2017
It's the second time the agency, at the behest of the electric utility industry, has tried to delay implementation of the 2015 requirements.
by Tammy Webber, The Associated Press
10:25am
9.14.2017
Foxconn plans to invest up to $10 billion to build a flat-screen production factory in Wisconsin that would initially employ 3,000.
by Scott Bauer, The Associated Press
10:14am
9.13.2017
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