President Obama’s budget proposal to impose a $10 per barrel tax on oil to increase funds for environmentally friendly transportation projects has more merit than anyone is willing to say at the moment.
Republican politicians don’t like it because a) it’s a tax and b) the money would go to help fund investments in public transit, high-speed rail and other projects that aren’t high on their agendas.
This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday, which means you can make it a weekend-long celebration.
Or, you can just grab a card while you’re picking up nail fungus cream at the drug store.
The National Football League can expect to see a motivated Melvin Gordon in 2016.