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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Credit: Photo by Brittany Greeson/Getty Images)
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AOC: Rent strikers have no choice

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — progressives’ rock star from New York — threw her support behind rent strikers Monday. In a virtual town hall hosted by New York tenant coalition Housing Justice for All, Ocasio-Cortez...

AOC: Rent strikers have no choice
Representative Kevin McCarthy and US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi show the $2 trillion stimulus bill (Credit: ALEX EDELMAN/AFP via Getty Images)
National

House passes $2 trillion stimulus package

UPDATED, 3:46 p.m., March 27: After a brief procedural hiccup, Congress’ $2 trillion economic stimulus package is on its way to the desk of President Trump. U.S. Representatives raced back to Washington on Friday...

House passes $2 trillion stimulus package
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Congress weighs mortgage relief extension

Here’s some encouraging news for financially stressed homeowners across the country: The Senate Finance Committee approved a bipartisan bill before heading home for summer recess that would extend the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act...

Congress weighs mortgage relief extension
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Home write-offs: an endangered species?

If you take mortgage interest tax deductions, the next 100 days could have significant financial implications for you, thanks to Congress’ new federal debt ceiling plan. Though the compromise legislation itself involved no new...

Home write-offs: an endangered species?
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Turning green over homeowner tax credits

Can the Internal Revenue Service handle tax credit programs that pump out billions of dollars to homeowners and buyers? A new federal investigation on home energy tax credits suggests the answer may be: not...

Turning green over homeowner tax credits

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