The Internal Revenue Service issued its annual report for FY 2018. It confirmed that the whistleblower reward program triggered collections of over $1.4 billion in sanction from tax fraudsters. Whistleblowers were paid an average reward of 21.7%, resulting in over – click to read more.
Rep. Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) – joined by Senator Edward Markey (D-MA), Reps. Luis Gutiérrez (IL-04), John Lewis (GA-05), Judy Chu (CA-27), Ro Khanna (CA-17), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), and Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) – led a bicameral letter to Amazon Chairman, President, – click to read more.
The American Immigration Council announced that it will focus on the critical need for access to an attorney when navigating the immigration system during its #GivingTuesday and year-end fundraising campaign starting November 27. “Our immigration system is complex, and, thanks – click to read more.
The Economist hosted its inaugural Open Future Festival, a live-streamed event that took place around the globe in New York, Hong Kong and London. The event featured discussions on the most urgent issues of our time, including the future of – click to read more.
In today’s Blue Collar Jobs Tracker (BCJT), author Matt Sedlar illustrates how the current struggle for job quality harkens back to the early US labor movement that brought us Labor Day. While the Trump Administration tends to boast over monthly – click to read more.
New Report Proposes Solutions to Prevent States’ Default. The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) today released a first of its kind report entitled “State Bonded Obligations, 2018.” The report surveys the State Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFRs) of all 50 – click to read more.
Congressman Jimmy Gomez (D-CA) – joined by Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) and Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) – led a bipartisan letter to Amazon Chairman, President, and CEO Jeff Bezos, requesting a meeting about Amazon’s new facial recognition technology, branded and – click to read more.