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    H.R. 582, “Raise the wage act”

    H.R. 582, “Raise the wage act” is a good bill, but opponents of the bill will refrain from mentioning the minimum hourly rate will not attain $15 until 7th year after the bill's passage. Its method for retaining the minimum rate's purchasing power is to monitor and annually (when necessary)...
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    Minimum wage.

    Minimum wage. The minimum wage rate?s proportional affect upon a task?s wage scale is inversely related to the difference between the minimum rate and the wage scales amounts. Although the minimum rate affects ALL labor compensation, it?s of lesser importance to middle income earners and of...
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    How to Cut Child Poverty in Half.

    [FONT=Times New Roman]How to Cut Child Poverty in Half. [FONT=Times New Roman]Excerpted from NY Times, ?How to Cut Child Poverty in Half?, by Nancy Folbre, June 13, 2011. [COLOR=#0000ff]http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/06/13/how-to-cut-child-poverty-in-half ...
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    I won't vote in 2010

    Democrats have decided to delay the tax cuts bill vote until after the election. I?ll refrain from voting in general elections until the tax bill reaches the floors of both Congressional houses and the bill is voted upon the House of Representatives? floor. I fully support Obama?s...