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  • Alabama House passes bill on church day care regulations

    A bill to add regulations for child care centers that are exempt from state licensing because of a church affiliation passed the Alabama House of Representatives this afternoon. The House passed the bill 86-5 after a long debate, mostly about an amendment that was eventually adopted in a close...
  • GOP tax accord hits low net worth individuals the hardest!

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans would be delivered in a sweeping overhaul of the tax laws, under a new agreement crafted by Republicans in Congress. Middle- and low-income families would receive smaller tax cuts, though President Donald Trump and Republican leaders have billed...
  • Cincinnati woman sets house ablaze trying to kill bedbugs

    A woman set her Cincinnati home on fire when she used rubbing alcohol to get rid of her bedbug problem. The late Friday fire sent three people to the hospital with non-threatening injuries and left another 10 homeless, local Fox affiliate WXIX reported. The blaze broke out on the...
  • House Votes To Kill Democrat’s Resolution To Impeach Trump

    Unable to play video. Neither flash nor html5 is supported! WASHINGTON (AP) — The House overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to kill a resolution from a liberal Democratic lawmaker to impeach President Donald Trump as most Democrats joined Republicans in opposing the move. Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, said Trump had associated...
  • Lebron James finally sold his $14 million dollar mansion!!

    Love him or hate him, four-time NBA MVP Lebron James usually gets his way…at least when it comes to basketball. If you’re talking real estate, however, even King James has to wait for the right buyer and endure a few price cuts. Such was the case for the all-star’s...
  • Kentucky House speaker resigns post after texts with staffer

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky’s Republican House speaker resigned his leadership position Sunday after acknowledging he settled sexual harassment claims from one of his staffers last month. Jeff Hoover denied sexually harassing the staff member, but said he sent inappropriate text messages that were consensual. Hoover’s wife and two of...
  • Female lawmakers allege harassment by colleagues in House

    WASHINGTON (AP) – For years, Republican Rep. Mary Bono endured the increasingly suggestive comments from a fellow lawmaker in the House. But when the congressman approached her on the House floor and told her he’d been thinking about her in the shower, she’d had enough. She confronted the man, who...
  • House Tax Reform Bill Is Good for Middle Class Families and Pro-Growth

    The U.S. House of Representatives is out with their draft version of tax reform today. If you want to get into the weeds, the bill, the detailed summary, and a bunch of one-pagers are all available here. The plan basically gets done what it needs to: it enacts permanent,...
  • Mortgage rates drop to lowest since election, but borrowers barely budge!!!

    The lowest mortgage interest rates since November did little to encourage people to refinance their home loans or take out a new loan to buy a home. Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.1%, seasonally adjusted, last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Volume...