Rare Earth Elements About to Get Even Rarer

Metal Miner

Rare Earth Elements About to Get Even Rarer

By Sohrab Darabshaw

There’s something afoot on the rare earths front in China. Specifically, the country recently decided that it wants to tighten its export control laws. The regulation passed about two years ago to stop importing countries...

Senator Hyde-Smith seeks justification for increasing IRS budget

Y’all Politics

Senator Hyde-Smith seeks justification for increasing IRS budget

The Biden administration’s FY2023 budget recommends $14.1 billion for the IRS, a 12% increase over the $12.6 billion provided by Congress for FY2022.

By Anne Summerhays

On Tuesday, the Senate Financial Services and...

Madison teen reports to Naval Academy in June

Madison County Journal

Madison teen reports to Naval Academy in June

By Staff Reports

MADISON — Madison-Ridgeland Academy senior Will Triplett has accepted an appointment to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.

Triplett received prestigious offers of appointments from both the U.S...

Panel sends FEC nominee Dara Lindenbaum to Senate floor

Roll Call 

Panel sends FEC nominee Dara Lindenbaum to Senate floor

Democratic attorney says she'll work to build consensus

By Kate Ackley

The Senate Rules and Administration panel approved the nomination of Dara Lindenbaum, a lawyer whose clients included the gubernatorial campaign of Georgia...

Rettig Says IRS Plans To Eliminate Backlog This Year

Law360

Rettig Says IRS Plans To Eliminate Backlog This Year

By Asha Glover

Law360 (May 3, 2022, 6:57 PM EDT) -- The Internal Revenue Service plans to eliminate its paper return and correspondence backlog by the end of the year, agency commissioner Chuck Rettig told a Senate panel Tuesday.

The IRS is...

Hyde-Smith stresses need for fairness for U.S. cattle producers

Y’all Politics

Hyde-Smith stresses need for fairness for U.S. cattle producers

Senate panel receives testimony on two bills that address price disparity between producers and consumers.
 
By Anne Summerhays

On Tuesday, the Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing to receive testimony on the...

Jack Ryan: In Search Of More Doctors

McComb Enterprise-Journal 

Jack Ryan: In Search Of More Doctors

By Jack Ryan, columnist

Dr. Kevin Richardson, the chief medical officer at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center, presented a fine program to the McComb Rotary Club last week.

He discussed the hospital’s efforts to become part...