Jesse Eisinger outlined why he doesn't see philanthropy as a substitute for government, and how the US tax system is hugely flawed.
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ProPublica defended its decision to publish tax information of the mega-rich without knowing the identity - or motivations - of its source.
The Icahn Enterprises boss said his taxable income was zero in 2016 and 2017 because his investment expenses exceeded his returns in those years.
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The Chinese capital gained 33 billionaires in 2020 for total of 100, just edging out New York City with its 99 billionaires.
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"If he tries it today, I want you to trip him and I'm gonna sit on him," former New York Gov. David Paterson recalls Christie saying.
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Twitter will start prompting high-profile political accounts to take heightened security measures ahead of the 2020 US election, the company announced Thursday.
In a blog post, Twitter said that administration officials, members of Congress, political campaigns, major news outlets, political journalists, and other government officials will be prompted to take enhanced security measures ahead of the election. Over the next few days, Twitter will be automatically turning on password reset protection for these accounts while recommending that these high-profile users turn on two-factor authentication. These accounts will also be required to use strong passwords.
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The former 2020 Democratic presidential candidate is reportedly committing at least $100 million in an effort to boost Joe Biden in Florida.
Some of the campaign's expenditures have been puzzling, with millions spent on ads with little electoral impact in a seeming bid to please Trump.