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2015/07/07 01:06
2015/07/07 01:06
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Having lost their latest war against President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republicans must decide how to wage battles that could fan the issue for the 2016 elections. Last...
2015/07/07 01:06
2015/07/07 01:06
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2015/07/06 23:18
2015/07/06 23:18
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Now that Greece's voters have rejected austerity by a large margin, it might be tempting for Americans to sneer at the lack of fiscal responsibility that led to the crisis. Tempting, but...
2015/07/06 17:19
2015/07/06 17:19
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Workers install siding on a new home in Vienna, Va., on March 27, 2014. A tax break for homeowners with mortgages has long encouraged new residential construction. (Reuters/Larry Downing) Republican...
2015/07/06 15:15
2015/07/06 15:15
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Independent policy costings help build public trust in democracy. The NSW election in March this year was the first time in Australia that both a government and opposition used a Parliamentary Budget...
2015/07/05 13:45
2015/07/05 13:45
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For some people, it pays to work in the public sector. But others in government make about the same or less money than their peers in the private sector. Education level seems to have the biggest...
2015/07/04 23:49
2015/07/04 23:49
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By all accounts, Bill Clinton, Rhodes Scholar, twice governor and two-term president, is a smart man. Intelligent, perhaps, but he's too clever by half. During a recent Bloomberg interview in which...
2015/07/03 01:20
2015/07/03 01:20
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Ten-thousand college students, many of whom may not be able to find a good, full-time job when they graduate, were cheering socialism at a Democratic political rally in Wisconsin Wednesday. The...
2015/07/02 11:53
2015/07/02 11:53
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The Export-Import Bank, created by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to help foreign customers buy U.S. goods, has been reauthorized 16 times, usually with little fuss and often with strong...
2015/07/02 10:02
2015/07/02 10:02
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... days. That’s how much later California’s primaries are than Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses that begin on February 1, 2016. And that’s why most presidential candidates are going out of their...
2015/07/01 21:23
2015/07/01 21:23
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WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first presidential race since Democrats cast the GOP nominee as an out-of-touch millionaire, Republican Jeb Bush is aggressively trying to flip the script. Bush released...
2015/07/01 19:14
2015/07/01 19:14
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NEW YORK — Everyone knows the Top 1% have been killing it in recent decades, while most Americans have seen their incomes stagnate. But what if the middle class were doing as well as the richest...
2015/07/01 17:56
2015/07/01 17:56
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The Export-Import Bank died last night when its charter expired. After 81 years, what is commonly known as Boeing’s Bank is headed toward Washington’s trash bin. When Congress returns it could revive...
2015/07/01 17:04
2015/07/01 17:04
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Here’s some good news for anyone who needs a federal student loan to go to college. On July 1, the fixed rates for new federal loans – Stafford and PLUS loans – will adjust. And those rates are going...
2015/07/01 11:17
2015/07/01 11:17
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Ideas to improve health care It was an incredible week for progressives last week. The Supreme Court made marriage equality the law of the land; said that tax credits included in the Affordable Care...
2015/06/30 21:22
2015/06/30 21:22
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America's richest take home 21.1 per cent of ALL income Incomes for the bottom 99 per cent of American rose 3.3 per cent last year But the incomes for the richest of the rich - the top 1 per cent of...
2015/06/30 02:20
2015/06/30 02:20
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The twin debt emergencies caused most markets around the globe to plummet more than 2 percent in value Monday; U.S. stocks had their worst day of the year. It cast a dark cloud over Mr. Obama’s...
2015/06/29 17:10
2015/06/29 17:10
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With a 6-3 decision announced last Thursday by the U.S. Supreme Court, the Affordable Care Act stands intact. That is great news for the nation and especially for the 6.4 million or more Americans...
2015/06/29 01:09
2015/06/29 01:09
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When it is all tallied up, the Obama White House almost certainly will remember 21-28 June 2015 as its best week ever, save only for the week of incumbent president’s inaugural week, way back at the...
2015/06/27 15:38
2015/06/27 15:38
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In one of the most anticipated decisions of the year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage. The justices heard arguments on two issues: whether same-sex marriage is a...
2015/06/27 12:30
2015/06/27 12:30
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The Supreme Court's verdict on the contentious issue of same-sex marriage has wide-reaching implications for same-sex couples — not just emotionally, but financially as well. Recognizing same-sex...
2015/07/07 01:06
2015/07/07 01:06
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