What to watch on Wednesday: Wisconsin races
Ted Cruz is reportedly feeling confident about his chances to win the Badger State in today’s Republican primary election. Bernie Sanders has a lead in the polls in the Democratic race over Hillary Clinton, who is already turning her attention to New York’s primary two weeks from today.
Treasury Department tries to stop tax inversions
The Treasury Department enacted rules on Monday that would stop U.S. companies from moving their headquarters overseas to cut their tax bills by making so called inversions more expensive. The move could complicate Pfizer’s plan to combine with Allergan and move its headquarters to Ireland.
Governments investigate Panama Papers
Authorities around the world are looking into the offshore dealings of prominent businesspersons and government leaders after the leak of the Panama Papers this weekend. Russian authorities are claiming the data leaks are part of a large CIA plot.
Politico searches for new top editor
Jim VandeHei is exiting the Beltway publication ahead of schedule as it searches for his replacement. He and Playbook writer Mike Allen were originally set to leave Politico after the presidential election to form a new media venture.
United Airlines suspends flight attendant after dramatic exit
After a flight from Sacramento, California, to Houston landed on Monday, a United Airlines flight attendant exited the plane via its emergency slide and walked off the runway. The airline has suspended the flight attendant while it investigates the incident.
I got video of the flight attendant sliding down the emergency slide at Bush airport. We'll have a story at 10. pic.twitter.com/3MHq35L7Y9— Jace Larson, KPRC (@jacelarson) April 5, 2016
What to know on Tuesday:
Villanova bests North Carolina on last-second shot; Internet responds with "sad Jordan" memes. Trump luxury hotel chain dealing with second data breach this year. Disney heir apparent abruptly says he will step down. Clinton, Sanders finally agree to debate in Brooklyn.