Monthly Archive: March 2017


Treasury secretary: It was wrong to plug Lego Batman movie

Steve Mnuchin under fire for Lego movie plug

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he didn’t mean to promote the Lego Batman movie.

On Friday, Mnuchin, who was a former Hollywood producer, tried to clarify remarks he made last week in …


The FAFSA’s Midterm Grade

Mark Lennihan / AP

When Marie Groark, the executive director of the Get Schooled Foundation, contacted the California Student Aid Commission in January, she was expecting to hear good news about students completing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid …


Butler: A common-sense approach to tax reform

Mark Lennihan/AP Middle-income workers have taxes withheld and file relatively simple returns, so there’s not much to look at there. Instead, the individuals and corporations with high incomes and complicated tax returns undoubtedly offer more productive low-hanging fruit.

How tax …


Top 10 best Chris Cornell songs

Chris Cornell has long been heralded as one of the defining voices of the 90s grunge/alternative movement, with his unique raspy and grit permeating many of the 1990s more memorable tracks. Cornell has made his mark on the music industry …