Michelle Singletary: Even if you're dying to get your tax refund, don't pay for an advance
In 2015, Congress passed the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act, which aimed to curb errors and fraud involving the earned income tax credit (EITC) or additional child tax credit (ACTC).
Democratic lawmakers, educators urge better pay, conditions
Noting the state's teaching profession is in crisis, House Democrats on Friday addressed a number of measures they are sponsoring to address the teacher shortage.
GOP leaders unveil new health law outline, divisions remain
Top House Republicans unveiled a rough sketch of a massive health care overhaul to rank-and-file lawmakers Thursday, but a lack of detail, cost estimates and GOP unity left unresolved the problem that's plagued them for years: What's the party's plan and can Congress pass it?