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    Tax cuts and jobs act.

    H.R. 1, “Tax cuts and jobs act”: Within the proposed “Tax Cuts & Jobs Act”, the populist proposal doubling the standard deduction is of conspicuous merit, and eliminating the alternative minimum tax would be contemptible. (Increasing the standard deduction would be further improved if it...
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    The Catching Up to 1968 Act of 2012

    The Catching Up to 1968 Act of 2012 If passed, the min wage would be raised to $10/hr within 60 days and adjusted for inflation every year.
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    Republican Roots of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

    Republican Roots of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by Michael Zak source:
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    CLASS act cut, political budget gimmicks at its best

    The Obama administration cut the CLASS act citing that it was not workable after using it as a key part in making CBO estimates fall in their favor by pushing expenses to the future and moving benefits to the near-term. Politics, politics, politics...
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    Like the Patriot Act, There is Nothing Patriotic About the Raytheon Patriot Missile

    LIKE THE PATRIOT ACT, THERE IS NOTHING PATRIOTIC ABOUT THE RAYTHEON PATRIOT MISSILE Global Revolution 1: American Revolution 2: Day 24: Communication 1 10 Oct 2011 (g1a2d0024c1) The prime contractor for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System is Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, a...
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    avatar? a virtual act how Us attacked Afghanistan

    the theory is in the air, that avatar is being shot in a way .. to tell the audience the story how US attacked the bare people of Afghanistan, when they had no weapons and no updates about war elements. as represented by Aliens , that they had nothing to fight with.. to save their assets, as...
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    Bernanke says Fed ready to act

    Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is at it again, saying that the Fed is ready to act with more stimulus in order to counter a weakening economy, only a few weeks after QE2 ended and the Fed insisted it was done. The easy money will continue to flow it seems...
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    Childrens' Lunch Bill Clears Senate Panel - Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act

    Source: When I was at school, I always wondered specifically why in orientations, cafeteria staff always talked about buying healthy yet they serve us junk. I don't get why they aren't just banning junk food like they...
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    Jobs bill includes renewal of Patriot Act

    The "jobs" bill which is currently being pushed in Washington includes a provision that would extend the Patriot Act, the bill that the left destroyed Republicans for. As someone who is a big believer in freedom, I naturally oppose the Patriot Act and see it as an unnecessary infringement into...
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    Is the Stolen Valor Act Constitutional?

    The Stolen Valor Act, passed three years ago, makes lying about receiving war medals punishable by law regardless of whether or not a person profited from saying so. Currently, there are a couple of cases in which lawyers are seeking to prove that the law does not adhere to the first amendment...
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    Cybersecurity Act of 2009

    The Cybersecurity Act of 2009 was proposed by Senator John Rockefeller from West Virginia and was introduced on April 1st of this year. If only it were a joke for April Fool's. The Act proposes to create a new department in government which would be in charge of the Internet and it would give...
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    Is there such thing as a truly selfless act?

    So I just had a 2 hour debate with my housemate as to whether or not there is such a thing as a truly selfless act. Basically the just of it was, I say that there is not. Any action you take has some benefit, whether it be an immediate benefit (short or long lived) or a benefit in the...