With no current inheritance tax and the possibility that the exemption may drop or be eliminated completely, it makes the type of planning that wealthy art collectors do much more complicated.
The principles that Helms stood for were bigotry, hatred and fear. Obama passed health care reform, something both Republicans and Democrats have tried to do for decades.
Napoleon is no doubt rolling under the dome of Les Invalides as the term "Waterloo" gets a post-modern workout in the wake of health care reform.
We expect higher standards from NBC. All believers in fair and accurate reporting should contact NBC News and make plain that the bias in tonight's newscast did not go unnoticed and we will expect that it not be repeated.
If Gallup had existed in Colonial times, we would still be saluting the British flag. At any time of great consequence in our nation's history, our le...
Here's a word of advice for the opposition party: If you blockade financial reform and cozy up too publicly to the big banks, it could be your Waterloo.
We, Senate Republicans, declare in this, the year of our Lord 2010. The American people have called on us to lay down our glass shards and nails. This we shall do, with consciences clear.
Bunning is a Republican superhero. He personifies the mean-spirited, hypocritical, wealthy-serving, obstructionist Republican Party.
Really when freedom is invoked by the GOP it means liberty for corporations. It's big government getting out of the way so big business can step up.
The war on Obama's labor nominees is far bigger than any one person named to any one position. It's about the public perception of unions, and the GOP's success at demonizing unions and their members.
It will be up to the American people to decide whether the second decade of the 21st-century will be an example of the pathological effects of domestic politics, or a case of a country overcoming domestic divides to advance effective foreign policy.
As DC was digging itself out from two big snow events, climate change deniers were pointing to the frozen tundra on the Potomac as evidence that global warming is a fraud.
They say it's worse than the Dred Scott decision of 1857, or even the dread Scott Brown decision of last week. It could be the end of our democracy. ...
Tragic events continuing out of Haiti make all the bad news for progressives this week wither in comparison. Nonetheless, over these last few days, fo...
While Trent Lott could technically support and advocate segregationist policies as majority leader, what policy would Reid be in danger of furthering, based on his statement? None. That's the difference.
Sen. DeMint placed a "hold" on Southers' nomination as head of the TSA because Southers will not come out against granting collective bargaining and other basic worker rights to 40,000 Transportation Security Officers.