Archive for September 28th, 2015

Lou Desmond

Monday, September 28, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On a very special edition of the Lou Desmond and company show, Lou is joined by Tom Del Beccaro, Cliff Cummings and renowned economist Stephen Moore to discuss the state of the economy and what we can do to improve it. Tom also talks about his support of the flat tax and shares more information on that.

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The Wall Street Journal: Trump Plan Cuts Taxes for Millions

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s tax plan, set to unveiled Monday, calls for no federal income tax for individuals earning less than $25,000 and married couples earning less than $50,000.

By Monica Langley And
John D. McKinnon
Updated Sept. 28, 2015 6:18 a.m. ET

  • Middle class, businesses get break, but overseas profits would face a one-time 10% levy

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump plans to unveil an ambitious tax plan Monday that he says would eliminate income taxes for millions of households, lower the tax rate on all businesses to 15% and change tax treatment of companies’ overseas earnings.

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Politico: McCarthy faces tricky path to speakership

John Boehner+Kevin McCarthy

House Speaker John Boehner flanked by Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

By Jake Sherman and John Bresnahan
09/28/15 – 05:12 AM EDT

  • He’s the overwhelming favorite to replace John Boehner but the Freedom Caucus still presents a big hurdle.

Rep. Kevin McCarthy has glided to victory in each of his leadership races — one for majority whip, and two for majority leader — by simply winning the support of more than half the members of the Republican Conference.

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Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
September 27, 2015

  • Voter turnout hit record low last year
  • It eroded Democrats’ voter registration edge
  • Politicians seek ways to boost turnout

California’s Democratic politicians were jolted when voters – especially their voters – largely ignored last year’s elections.

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By Jonathan Lansner / Staff Columnist
Sept. 28, 2015 – Updated 12:00 a.m.

The start of the year was very good for Orange County paychecks.

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