“Really Low” Tax Rate for Money Stashed Abroad

American multinational corporations are currently stashing a staggering $2.4 trillion in profits — about 14 percent of the size of the entire U.S. economy — overseas. Multinationals are required by U.S. law to pay the statutory 35 percent tax on profits they earn anywhere on earth, but the tax is not assessed until the profits are brought back to the U.S.

Source: Hillary Clinton Privately Pitched Corporations on “Really Low” Tax Rate for Money Stashed Abroad

Democrats Rake In Money, Thanks to Suit by Republicans – The New York Times

Democrats denounced it as an assault on democracy and a sop to billionaires when the Supreme Court issued a ruling two years ago that loosened limits on campaign giving.But Hillary Clinton and Democratic Party leaders are now exploiting the decision, funneling tens of millions of dollars from their wealthiest donors into a handful of presidential swing states.

Source: Democrats Rake In Money, Thanks to Suit by Republicans – The New York Times