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The stars may finally align against buyout-baron taxes. A group of self-proclaimed “patriotic millionaires” wants to end a provision that allows private-equity partners to pay lower taxes on their investment profit. The two U.S. presidential candidates back the idea, too.
James Burnett, editor of The Trace, an independent, non-profit media organization dedicated to expanding coverage of guns in the United States, swings by Times Square to discuss legislative responses to the horrific killing of 49 people at an Orlando nightclub, and the role firearms regulation will play generally in the upcoming presidential election.