Legislature: Assembly leaders release alternative tax plan

The Assembly Taxation Committee released an alternative tax plan to Governor Sandoval’s plan Monday afternoon, with Republican Assembly leaders saying they are not in competition with Sandoval’s plan but want to present another way to find the funding for Sandoval’s extensive reform package for Nevada’s K-12 education system. The Assembly plan would raise about $62… Read More Legislature: Assembly leaders release alternative tax plan

HC2 Holdings, Inc. Announces the Pricing of Its $50,000,000 Senior Secured Notes Offering

NEW YORK, NY, Mar 23, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — HC2 Holdings, Inc. (“HC2” or the “Company”) (nyse mkt:HCHC) announced today the pricing of $50 million aggregate principal amount of 11.000% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (the “notes”) being offered by the Company in a private offering (the “Offering”) exempt from the registration requirements of… Read More HC2 Holdings, Inc. Announces the Pricing of Its $50,000,000 Senior Secured Notes Offering

How Obamacare has faced five years of constitutional challenges

Today is the fifth birthday for the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare. As the intense political and legal battles continue over the health care program, here’s a look at the constitutional issues that have cropped up in the Supreme Court in recent years. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act passed Congress in May 2010,… Read More How Obamacare has faced five years of constitutional challenges

Wto To End Property Tax Advantages For Bahamians

The Bahamas will have to eliminate its nationality-based real property tax exemptions that discriminate in favour of locals before it becomes a full World Trade Organisation (WTO) member, a report warning the current system is “not in accordance with international practice”. The ‘Conditions for improving real property tax in the Bahamas’ report, never before revealed… Read More Wto To End Property Tax Advantages For Bahamians

Disability Discrimination: Killing Disabled Babies in Late-Term Abortions

Twenty-week abortion bans shine light on the practice of disability discrimination abortion.Elective abortion occurs when a pregnant woman does not want to have a child. Disability discrimination abortion occurs when a particular child, initially wanted, is aborted because that child has a disability.Disability discrimination abortion is similar to gender discrimination abortion, which is when a… Read More Disability Discrimination: Killing Disabled Babies in Late-Term Abortions