COMMENTARY | Republicans have said for months they want to make the George W. Bush-era tax cuts "permanent." In a compromise, President Obama signed a law that kept the tax cuts on for the next two years while extending unemployment benefits for Americans without a job for another year.
Permanent politics of Bush-Era Tax Cuts
MINALIN -- politics has taken a backseat on New Year's Day as thousands of Minale�os, including government officials, participated in the annual Aguman Sanduk Festival here over the weekend. In a show of unity, Mayor Arturo Naguit joined Vice Mayor Edgar Yambao, Councilor Cesar Magat, Boy Batac and Jenny Magat during the parade of floats that traversed the main streets of the municipality. read ...
politics set aside for Pampanga festival