Of course, there were stories appearing on or around 4/20, as usual. Bill Maher wants to make the date a national holiday (you can sign his petition; so far it’s got over 31,000 signatures). Public support for legalization is at an all time high (insert your own “how high is it?” joke here, if you must.).
The basic rules allow for the first $1,050 of a child’s unearned income to be free from income tax. Unearned income above that and up to $2,100 is then taxed at the child’s tax rate. Any unearned income over $2,100 is subject to the subject to the kiddie tax.
At least, the most optimistic of those in Republican leadership say so. They point to the spending bill and tax deal that Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D Calif.) slapped together to avoid a government shutdown. It got a majority of votes from both parties, although congressional budget watchers mostly attribute the vote totals to goodies the leaders tacked onto the bill basically earmarks in everything but name..
Differences between the Zika outbreaks in Brazil and Colombia could account for some of the difference in prevalence of microcephaly in the two countries. In Colombia, 50 to 75 percent of the population lives at altitudes about a mile above sea level, where Zika transmission by mosquitoes is unlikely, the report said. Microcephaly is also a difficult birth defect to register because of inconsistent definitions and terminology..
WARNER: He says they’re working closely with the TSA, and security has improved. The FAA does these public audits of airports, and a score of 80 is the minimum for a CAT1. According to public records, Nairobi’s airport scored a 78, up from 66 two years before.
“Our city relies heavily on the revenues generated by travel and tourism. In today’s troubled economy, tourism, meetings and events keep our residents employed. We represent a $5.5 billion dollar industry that contributes $620 million in tax revenue to the District and employs more than 71,000 residents,” said Bill Hanbury, president CEO of Destination DC..
And sometimes it’s, you know, it’s imposed on them. It’s, you know, passed down from their grandmother or grandfather that you it is your obligation to bring people up with you. It’s just in the DNA.. Wenger said after the two day hearing: “It was very important for me that the charge of threatening behaviour and violent conduct was dropped. When you get a 12 match ban and you have my clean disciplinary record, you have to look at why you got such a ban. The fact that I was charged with improper conduct means my reaction was too big.