For nearly 80 years, Saudi Arabia and the United States have maintained and strengthened what is today a mutually beneficial partnership between our two great nations.
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You may be shocked to learn that Missouri imposes a 4.225% sales tax on diapers and feminine hygiene products.
The increasing frequency and intensity of natural disasters, like the floods we’ve been experiencing recently in the St. Louis area, has cost upwards of $100 billion per year in the last decade.
At an average of just over 2 percent of the purchase price, the credit card industry claims the “swipe” fees charged to merchants to process transactions are small. But that 2 cents on every dollar adds up quickly – swipe fees cost merchants nearly $138 billion last year.
The Governor is right about the need for relief, but, unfortunately his approach to meeting those needs will only make matters worse for most of us.
It’s been a difficult couple of years for everyone. Between the pandemic, and now rising inflation these haven’t been the easiest of times.
Over eight weeks this summer, as participants in the Bank of America Student Leaders program, we were given the opportunity to work with nonprofit organizations in our respective cities.
Ah, another special session to promote economic development at the expense of free-market principles.
The last thing Congress should do right now is make life harder for them by imposing punishing regulations on their credit cards.
These tax credit programs work; they have been operating successfully for over two decades.