December 21, 2011 Headlines: Wukan Protest Update, China and the New North Korea, Payroll Tax Fight, and More

Posted by smorgante on 12/21/2011

NYT: Protesters in Wukan win a major meeting with Communist Party officials.

WSJ: Hackers from China are now targeting the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

NYT: China is moving swiftly to ensure an orderly transition in North Korea. And expand her own influence as well.

WSJ: State tax revenues slowed in 2011.

The Hill: The House defeated an extension of the payroll tax cut.

Ezra Klein: In-depth analysis of the fight over the payroll tax cut.

WaPo: Clean energy and transit tax credits are also on the chopping block, alongside the payroll tax cut.

AP: China criticizes actor Christian Bale for trying to visit blind human rights activist Chen Guangcheng.

WSJ: Honda is looking to move factories from Japan to North America over the next two years.

The Hill: Unemployment fell across 43 states in November.

WSJ: Are Chinese investors taking another look at Europe?

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