December 23, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press
The tax bill that President Obama signed last Friday is good news for Minnesota’s renewable energy industries. Continue Reading
December 16, 2010 in INFORUM
WASHINGTON Acting with uncommon speed, Congress sent President Barack Obama sweeping, bipartisan legislation late Thursday night to avoid a Jan. 1 spike in income taxes for millions and renew jobless benefits for victims of the worst recession in 80 years. Continue Reading
December 16, 2010 in The Daily Republic
South Dakota’s congressional delegates agree that a compromise tax bill isn’t perfect, but is the best that can be achieved right now.
Sen. Tim Johnson, a Democrat, and Sen. John Thune, a Republican, both voted for the bill, which passed Wednesday in the Senate by a vote of 81-19.
Democratic Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin said she hopes the House passes the bill soon. Continue Reading