Stimulus rebates begin today

The Associated Press WASHINGTON

President: Stimulus rebates will start Monday, earlier than planned

The Associated Press WASHINGTON

New Mexico American Water offering customer rebates

By Gabriel Monte: CNJ staff writer The city’s water provider is offering a series of rebates of up to $600 to encourage residents to use water-efficient appliances. New Mexico American Water will pay the rebates for the installation of low-flow toilets and water-efficient washing machines. The rebates, which will provide up to $150 each for […]

Bush, House make tax rebate deal to stimulate spending

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — With unprecedented speed and cooperation, Congress and the White House forged a deal Thursday to begin rushing tax rebates of $600 to $1,200 to most tax filers by spring, hoping they will spend the money just as quickly and jolt the ailing economy to life. Rebates would be even higher […]

Drug lobby, White House resist TRICARE rebates

By Tom Philpott: Military Update As the Justice Department prepares to battle drug manufacturers in court to win what U.S. lawyers say are long overdue price rebates for the TRICARE retail pharmacy network, the White House quietly is pressuring Congress not to pass legislation that would support the cause. Bush administration politicos, in effect, have […]