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Obama will seek tighter tax rules for corporate offshore profits

By Patrick Temple-West WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration said on Thursday it will seek new limits on overseas tax avoidance by corporations in its forthcoming budget proposal, reprising an approach it has made before to try to raise government revenue via a tighter corporate tax code. With the U.S.…

Romney wins Hawaii caucus after southern US losses

Mitt Romney scored a consolation win in the Republican caucus inHawaii, hours after going down to a double defeat in Alabama and Mississippi, results showed early Wednesday. With 82 percent of precincts reporting on the Pacific island state, Romney had 45 percent of the votes ahead of Tuesday’s big winnerRick Santorum on…

Colbert polling at 13 percent nationally

Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert has quickly gained traction with voters across the United States after he announced he was exploring a possible presidential run. A recent survey (PDF) by the Democratic-affiliated Public Policy Polling (PPP) firm found that in a hypothetical race against Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican…

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