Feds Collect Record Taxes In January After Tax Cuts

US | Thomas Phippen
Former Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen eats a money cookie after speaking during a luncheon at the National Press Club March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. Koskinen departed Nov. 9, 2017 (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

‘It’s not unusual for Treasury to collect surplus in January’

US Moves To Choke The Life Out Of Kim Jong Un's WMD Program With New Sanctions

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un reacts as he arrives for the opening ceremony of the Cemetery of Fallen Fighters of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in Pyongyang July 25, 2013, as part of celebrations ahead of the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Hits targets in China as well

Inspector Finds Treasury Staffer's Private Jet Trips 'Legal'

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Private jet waits at airport near limousine (Photo: Shutterstock/sirtravelalot)

… But not necessarily ‘wise’

US Takes On Supermarket Chain In Al-Qaida Fight

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘Financed AQAP operations’

Trump's Exec Order On North Korea Is A Big Step That Should Have Been Taken Years Ago

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Doing what Obama and others failed to do

Trump Drops The Hammer On North Korea -- Details On The New Sanctions

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during his meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Will cut off sources of revenue that fund North Korea’

Treasury Secretary Asked For Military Plane For European Honeymoon

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and his wife Louise Linton exiting the Marine One helicopter July 22, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo)

‘It’s wrong’

Treasury Investigators Are 'Reviewing' Mnuchin's Eclipse Trip For Ethics Violations

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Steven Mnuchin (L) and his financee Louise Linton watch as US President Donald Trump speaks during Mnuchin's swearing-in ceremony as the next treasury secretary in the Oval Office of the White House on February 13, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Determine whether all applicable travel, ethics, and appropriation laws and policies were observed’

US Demands Millions Of Dollars From Companies Caught Laundering Money For North Korea

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (C) presides over an urgent operation meeting on the Korean People's Army Strategic Rocket Force's performance of duty for firepower strike at the Supreme Command in Pyongyang, early March 29, 2013, in this picture released by the North's official KCNA news agency. REUTERS/KCNA

Largest seizure of North Korean funds

US Cracks Down On Chinese, Russian Firms Supporting The Kim Regime

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO - Russia's President Vladimir Putin (2nd R) and China's President Xi Jinping (2nd L) watch the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2015. REUTERS/Host Photo Agency/RIA Novosti/File Photo

Treasury hits foreign entities supporting North Korean nukes

Treasury Slaps ISIS Fighter With Sanctions

US | Robert Donachie
A fighter of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) holds an ISIL flag and a weapon on a street in the city of Mosul, June 23, 2014. (Photo: REUTERS/Stringer)

‘Targeting a violent individual’

House Investigates Russian Meddling In US Energy Policy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Paris - June 21 : Vladimir Putin during a work visit at Matignon, june 21, 2011 in Paris, France (Shutterstock/Frederic Legrand - COMEO)

‘This scheme may violate federal law’

Trump Rejects Waiver Allowing Exxon To Do Business In Russia

Energy | Michael Bastasch
The logo of Exxon Mobil Corporation is shown on a monitor above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, December 30, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo

Not what the left expected…

Trump Targets Obama-Era Tax Regulations With Three New Executive Actions

Politics | Kaitlan Collins
President Donald Trump displays one of five executive orders he signed related to the oil pipeline industry in the oval office of the White House January 24, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Shawn Thew-Pool/Getty Images)q

Here’s what he wants to happen

US Budget Deficit Grows By $176 Billion In March

Business | Robert Donachie
Wads of money being paid out. [Shutterstock - DenisFilm]

The bigger problem is the overall trend of rising deficits

Watchdog Files Lawsuit Against CIA, DOJ For Docs On Flynn

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘President Trump is on to something’

Yet Another Media Meltdown Turns Out To Be Totally Unjustified

Politics | Ryan Pickrell
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump meets with law enforcement and first responders at the St. Johns County Sheriff's Department in St. Augustine, Florida, U.S. October 24, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Flipping headlines like flapjacks

Mnuchin: I Will Bring 'IRS Up To Date' To Prevent Hacking

Business | Robert Donachie
Steven Mnuchin, the Trump campaign's finance director, arrives at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's Trump Tower in New York, U.S., November 29, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘There should be simple ways for┬áthe IRS to interact with taxpayers’