Get to the airport early: Government shutdown could double security lines as TSA agents call out sick

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Transportation Security Administration officials are currently working without pay. See full story.[2]

Stock-market investors, it’s time to hear the ugly truth

The Federal Reserve is propping up the market — and here’s the evidence. See full story.[3]

U.S. enjoys best manufacturing jobs growth of the last 30 years

Some food for thought: the U.S. had as many people working in the manufacturing sector in December as it did 69 years ago. See full story.[4]

Ocasio-Cortez suggests marginal income-tax rates as high as 70%

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is drawing attention Friday for suggesting that the wealthiest Americans ought to pay a tax rate of as high as 70% in order to fund a “Green New Deal.” See full story.[5]

Why new tax rules make Roth accounts better than ever

Get money into tax-free vehicles now. See full story.[6]

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