'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
In a nonbinding vote, the Senate on Friday showed a willingness to give states greater power to collect sales taxes on purchases from sites such as eBay and Amazon.
Online shoppers could end up paying sales tax more often by the end of the year.
California's clash with Amazon.com over online collection of the state's sales tax has become a political battle for the Golden State and it could rattle Internet commerce nationwide.
Attorneys with the Alliance Defense Fund have sued Augusta State University in Georgia on behalf of a counseling student who claims the university told her to deny her Christian beliefs in order to graduate.
"Out with the old, in with the old," he quipped. "They just reappointed a bunch of people who were part of the old regime. So it's not exactly a refreshing of the environment at the NLRB."
Consider that a vote on the new nominees would likely include the controversial figures of Mr. Griffin and Ms. Block as an all-or-nothing package, David French of the National Retail Federation said these nominees would lead to the same old politics at the NLRB.