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House GOP Gets Tough With Ex-Im Chairman

10:06 PM 04/15/2015

House Republicans aggressively challenged Export-Import Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg at a joint hearing Wednesday, accusing him of exercising poor oversight and evading questions.

Cigarette Taxes May Help Finance Terrorism

5:31 PM 04/13/2015

Raising tobacco taxes is often seen as a way for states to boost revenue, but research shows the primary effect is to promote cigarette smuggling, some of which helps fund terrorist groups.