Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel may no longer be serving in public office, but he’ll still be in the public eye. Emanuel, who left office as Chicago’s 55th mayor on Monday, has signed a deal with ABC News, two people familiar with the matter told CNN on Tuesday. He will serve as an on-air contributor,…

The Justice Department is trying to stave off an “enforcement action” against Attorney General William Barr this week, making a rare offer to have the House Intelligence Committee review materials from special counsel Robert Mueller’s report if House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff agrees to back down. Last week Schiff said that he would hold a…

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced yet another attempt to get her serially rejected Brexit plan through Parliament — and this time she dangled the prospect of a second referendum to get it across the line. May used a speech in London to outline what she claimed was a “new Brexit deal,” which in…

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Local workers rally in support of VW Chattanooga UAW election

Local workers rally in support of VW Chattanooga UAW election

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – A crowd gathered in Miller Park Monday afternoon. Some held signs reading, “Let them vote” and “UAW Union Yes.” From Ironworkers Local 704 to Office and Professional Employees International Union Local 179, members from several local unions came to share their support for Volkswagen workers wanting a UAW union election. It…

PSC Commissioner Tim Echols talks about solar project in Georgia

PSC Commissioner Tim Echols talks about solar project in Georgia

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Solar Energy is a hot topic these days. Georgia is actively trying to join the long list of states that offers solar power to their customers. Many places in South and Middle Georgia already have solar power fields in place. The solar power plants could save all Georgia Power customers money. Georgia PSC…

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Dave Says: When to start the process?

Dave Says: When to start the process?

Dear Dave, My husband and I are debt-free, and we have an emergency fund of six months of expenses saved. We’d like to buy a home in the $250,000 to $275,000 price range in the near future, and we plan on saving $60,000 for a down payment. It should take a little less than two…

Dave Says: A home shouldn’t leave you house poor

Dave Says: A home shouldn’t leave you house poor

Dear Dave, My husband and I were listening to your radio show the other day. In it, you were speaking to a lady about buying a home. When you talk about mortgage payments being 25 percent or less of your take-home pay, does this figure include taxes and insurance or just principal and interest? Ann…

Dave Says: Emergency fund for business?

Dave Says: Emergency fund for business?

Dear Dave, I have my own small business. My annual sales are just over $100,000, and I have a couple of months in administrative and general expenses set aside. Should I have an emergency fund for my company, too? If so, how much? Taylor Dear Taylor This is a great question! I like the idea…