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Wisconsin

Obama's new "Buffett Rule" to raise tax on millionaires and billionaires

President Obama will be seeking a new tax plan calling on millionaires to pay a minimum tax rate so that they will pay at least the same tax rate as middle-class Americans, according to reports. The...

Assault on unions: is Canada next?

 The startling move by the Governor of Wisconsin to eliminate the right of its public sector workers to collective bargaining has sent shock waves through North American business and labour....