President Barack Obama is offering Republicans something they've wanted for a long time, a simpler corporate tax code, in exchange for more spending on programs to create jobs for the middle class. ... more 
President Barack Obama is offering Republicans something they've wanted for a long time, a simpler corporate tax code, in exchange for more spending on programs to create jobs for the middle class. But Republicans are saying "no deal." They say the corporate and individual tax codes must be changed simultaneously to help certain small business owners. The website that served as Pfc. Bradley Manning's conduit for spilled U.S. secrets is describing his espionage convictions as "dangerous national security extremism from the Obama administration." That was the immediate response from WikiLeaks on Twitter after Manning was found convicted Tuesday on five espionage counts and other offenses but cleared of the most serious charge, aiding the enemy More than three years after U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was arrested for giving classified secrets to WikiLeaks, a military judge acquitted the former intelligence analyst of aiding the enemy but convicted him of espionage, theft and computer fraud charges. less 
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