IRS Extends Tax-Filing Deadline For Tennessee Tornado Victims

Victims Of The Recent Tornadoes In Parts Of Tennessee, As Well As Kentucky And Illinois, Will Have Until May 16th, 2022 To File Individual And Business Tax Returns And To Make Any Tax-Related Payments.

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At Least 7 States Amend Mask Requirements To Align With Updated CDC Guidance

At Least 7 States Amended Their Existing Mask Orders To Align With CDC Guidance And Exempt Fully Vaccinated Individuals From Most Indoor Mask Requirements, As Of May 14.

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House Republicans Question Whether White House Interfered In 2020 Census Data

After The U.S. Census Results Last Week Did Not Come Out As Many Experts Predicted, A Handful Of Republicans Are Questioning Whether Foul Play Was Involved.

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TennCare Fraud Cases Decline In April, But Still Higher Than Average

The Number Of Reported Tenncare Fraud Cases Declined In April Down To Just Three For The Month From A Recent High Number Of 6 Cases In March. Despite The Drop By Half For April, The Number Is Still High Considering The Average.

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The Tennessee Conservative News Break April 6, 2021

1) Williamson Medical Center Punishes Staff for Refusing Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines
2) Dangerous Bill Could End Full Transparency of Local Governing Boards if Not Amended
3) Tennessee House Passes Measure To Make COVID Relief Tax Deductible For Businesses
4) A Third Of Illinois Small Businesses Closed Due To Government Imposed COVID Mitigation Measures
5) Foreign Billionaire Conspired To Violate Election Law In Straw Donor Scheme
6) Chattanooga Organizations Seek Feedback For Downtown Events, Programs And Area Planning

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A Third Of Illinois Small Businesses Closed Due To Government Imposed COVID Mitigation Measures

Businesses Of All Sizes Have Struggled During The COVID-19 Pandemic, But It Has Been Especially Difficult For Smaller Businesses In Illinois Which Faced Tougher Mitigation Measures Than In Many Other Places.

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Congressional Democrats Have No Business Dictating State Tax Policy

Democrats Are The Party Of Higher Taxes. President Joe Biden Has Proposed Trillions Of Dollars In Tax Hikes On American Families And Businesses While Far-left Politicians Like Elizabeth Warren And Bernie Sanders Are Pushing For Biden To Go Even Further And Enact Trillions More. Now, With Passage Of Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Spending Plan, Democrats Are Not Just Trying To Enact Higher Taxes At The Federal Level – They Are Also Trying To Stop States From Cutting Their Own Taxes.

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Blue States Scramble To Loosen Restrictions After Red States’ Success

State Re-openings Around The Country Appear To Be Pressuring States – Particularly Northern States With Democratic Governors, To Soften Their Stances On Mitigations. Now, With Vaccines Promised To The Nation By May 1, Governors Who Had Dug In Are Relenting On Mitigations. Some More Slowly Than Others.

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Lawmakers Opinions Differ On Latest Federal Stimulus Package

While The GOP And Some Economists Criticized The Scope And Price Tag Of The Rescue Package As The U.S. Vaccination Pace Has Picked Up, Democrats Said They Needed Decisive Action To Prevent A Sluggish Recovery And Future Economic Pain.

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