Rauner Previews 1st-Year Priorities: Cut Taxes, MedicaidGov. Bruce Rauner said he will propose a number of reforms to turn the state around, and indicated they would involve making Illinois more attractive to businesses while slashing spending on everything from health insurance for the poor to public-worker pensions and the state's payroll.
Opinion: Romney's 47% Don't Pay Taxes Remark Shows He's Exactly Who We Thought He WasThe recently released tape of Romney speaking to donors at a closed door fundraiser has exposed Mitt Romney to, in fact, be the person Democrats have portrayed him to be: a rich, out of touch, arrogant man that has no respect or connection to the American middle class and absolutely no interest in making the American middle class stronger.
Opinion: Obama’s Latest Class Warfare SpeechObama's latest speech on tax cuts for the middle class is just a retread of his tired class warfare rhetoric and strategy.
Hastert: Hurry Up With Tax Cut CompromiseFormer U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert says the tax cut compromise between President Barack Obama and the Republicans needs to win approval now, or all taxpayers will suffer.
How Will Proposed Tax Cut Deal Affect Your Paycheck?It's a deal that would put a lot of money back in your paycheck But it's not a done deal yet. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports on how the tax cuts will affect you and your wallet.
Durbin: Kirk Should Be Sworn-In In Time For Tax VoteDurbin says Republican Kirk and his supporters should not worry that his swearing-in is being delayed past the vote on tax cuts.