Face-to-face talks begin in Turkey; UN chief calls for humanitarian cease-fire: Live Ukraine updates

This post was originally published on this siteRussia and Ukraine began face-to-face talks Tuesday in Turkey as the United Nations pressed for a cease-fire for Russia’s brutal invasion.     

White House ‘billionaire tax’ shadows other more powerful tax changes

This post was originally published on this siteAs the Biden administration touted its new proposal of a minimum income tax for households worth more than $100 million, estate lawyers Monday were paying attention to a more technical but also more powerful set of proposed revisions to estate…

Russia invasion fuels fear of American food price hikes

This post was originally published on this siteRussia’s invasion of Ukraine is raising fears of a global food shortage that could hike prices for U.S. consumers and spark a humanitarian crisis in the Middle East.  Ukrainian producers are struggling to grow and export their crops amid the…

House Legislation Targets Social Media Platforms That Allow Terrorist Accounts

This post was originally published on this site A new piece of House legislation would mandate that social media platforms remove terrorist organizations and their supporters or face a $50,000 fine for every infraction. The No Publicity for Terrorists Act, spearheaded by Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R., N.C.), is a bid by Republican lawmakers to crack […]