Monthly Archives: September 2014

Obama administration takes first steps against tax ‘inversions’

“The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday announced what it called its “first targeted steps” to make it harder for U.S. companies to reduce their tax bills by merging with foreign firms.   The process, known as inversion, has been all … Continue reading

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Scotch on the rocks

September 18, 2014  A majority of voters — 55% to 45% — rejected the possibility of Scotland breaking away from the United Kingdom and becoming an independent nation. A very close vote for a developed country and a 300 year … Continue reading

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Happy Constitution Day (or Citizenship Day)!

Fox Viewer Discretion is Advised Content provided in its entirety Happy Constitution Day! The Bill of Rights is the collective name for the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. Proposed to assuage the fears of Anti-Federalists who had … Continue reading

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No Kid Hungry

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Bernie Sanders’s Must-See Senate Plea to Overturn Citizens United (The Democracy For All Amendment: S.J.Res. 19)

S.J.Res.19 – A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. 113th Congress (2013-2014) September 11, 2014 The Koch Brothers Win “This afternoon the Senate voted on … Continue reading

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Protesting Against Internet ‘Slow Lanes’

Your Favorite Websites Are Protesting Against Internet ‘Slow Lanes’ Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Source: Time C’mon! I don’t want to see any more Rupert Murdoch outlets!

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