Net-Tax Ban Struggles
- Internet Tax Ban Compromise in the Works. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/27/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31871, p4
Reports on the compromise proposal drafted by senator John McCain on the federal Internet tax moratorium in the U.S. Provision that would allow state and local governments that tax basic dial-up services provided by Internet service providers to continue to levy those taxes for three years from...
- New Internet Tax Moratorium Bill Introduced in Senate. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;05/09/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31135, p5
Reports on the proposed bill of Senator George Allen to make the limited moratorium permanent on Internet taxation in Washington. Effects of the proposed bill; List of bills dealing with Internet taxes, sales and used taxes; Discussion on the benefits of the other bills.
- McCain: Extend Internet Tax Ban Four Years. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/23/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31869, p4
Reports on the proposal of Senator John McCain for extension of the lapsed Internet tax moratorium in the U.S.
- House Dems consider forcing vote on earmarks. Soraghan, Mike; Crabtree, Susan // Hill;3/7/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 27, p4
The article reports on the move of U.S. House Democrats to consider earmark reforms. It cites that a House vote could be conducted to address the issue on the enforcement of a moratorium on pet spending projects. Moreover, it is noted that a Democratic-imposed moratorium would leave a signature...
- Crossing Lines. // Latin Trade (English);Jul2006, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p15
The article presents quotes from U.S. politicians regarding the proposed legislation regulating illegal immigrants. Senator George Allen (R-Virginia) asserts that the bill coming out of the Judiciary Committee rewards illegal behavior. Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) is very hopeful that before...
- Senate mulls Internet tax ban. Carison, Caron // eWeek;4/26/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p17
The U.S. Senate is slated to vote this week whether or not to renew a ban that keeps state and local governments from taxing Internet access. But Internet services, particularly VOlP, are likely to get snared in the debate as a potential tax target not to be covered by the ban. The Internet...
- Senate Debate Over Internet Access Tax Threatens to Get Ugly. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/28/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31872, p3
Reports on the debate over Internet access tax in the U.S. Senate. Battle of senators over legislation to permanently extend the lapsed federal moratorium that prevented state and local governments from taxing Internet access services; Approval of the bill sponsored by senators George Allen and...
- Pin Prick. Lizza, Ryan // New Republic;5/8/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 17, p17
The article profiles Virginia Senator George Allen, who many believe is the principal conservative alternative to Arizona Senator John McCain in the 2008 presidential race. Allen considers his down-home credentials and cowboy-boot charisma as his two main advantages in the race against McCain.
- (POLITICS):THE NEXT PRESIDENT IS ALREADY HERE. Hylton, Wil S. // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Jul2006, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p99
The article presents a lists of the probable residential candidates for the 2008 elections in the U.S. Some of the leading contenders in the Democratic party include Senator Hillary Clinton, New Mexico Senator and former energy secretary Bill Richardson, while the Republican Party has Arizona...