Finance chairman investigating drugmaker AbbVie’s tax strategy

Finance chairman investigating drugmaker AbbVie’s tax strategy

Senate Finance Chairman Ron Wyden launched an investigation Wednesday into AbbVie’s international tax practices, accusing the pharmaceutical company of shifting profits offshore and registering patents in low-tax jurisdictions to avoid paying U.S. corporate income taxes. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, wrote to AbbVie Inc. CEO Richard A. Gonzalez questioning how the company has paid “a stunningly low effective tax…

Sec. of State Katie Hobbs —

Sec. of State Katie Hobbs —

Arizona’s Dem Secretary of State, Katie Hobbs, announced on Wednesday that she is running for governor in 2022:Breaking: Democratic Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs has announced that she’s running for governor.— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) June 2, 2021Here’s her launch video:I’m running for Governor to deliver transparency, accountability, and results for Arizonans — just like…

CNN’s Daniel Dale tackles Joe Biden’s lie about Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, manages to annoy conservatives and Biden defenders alike

CNN’s Daniel Dale tackles Joe Biden’s lie about Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, manages to annoy conservatives and Biden defenders alike

Today, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki attempted to clarify Joe Biden’s false remarks about Democratic Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema “[voting] more with my Republican friends.White House’s @PressSec on Biden falsely claiming @Sen_JoeManchin & @SenatorSinema usually vote with Republicans: He was just commenting on the “TV punditry” pic.twitter.com/NTdRxyXzQ6— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) June 2,…