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WTSP-TV Tampa
Mayor Bob Buckhorn to propose property tax rate increasetax rate increase in nearly 30 years. One concern out of city hall has been th
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 hours ago
tax rate increase in nearly 30 years. One concern out of city hall has been the legislature’s desire to expand the homestead act, which gives tax breaks to some property owners. If it passes, the city could lose at least $6 million in... Read more
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The Hill
As innovators shoot for the moon — how will we regulate commerce?particularly on the moon, under Article Seven? Perhaps the federal government s
The Hill / Posted 22 hours ago
particularly on the moon, under Article Seven? Perhaps the federal government should look back to history, specifically the Homestead Act of 1862. The Homestead Act provided settlers with 160 acres of public land if they agreed to occupy and use it... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Northumberland Today / Posted 15 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Timmins Times
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Timmins Times / Posted 17 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Kincardine News
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Kincardine News / Posted 18 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 18 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Chatham Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Welland Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Delhi News Record / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Chatham This Week / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Sarnia Observer / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Why Macdonald looms doubly large in Ont. historyaccomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) I
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 19 days ago
accomplished much in the new province. (He was re-elected twice as premier.) Its major success was the passing of the Homestead Act, offering free land in the Hastings, Haliburton and Muskoka district. In fact, much of the impetus for the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
American refugees need a chancenot just Aspen but on both coasts and in the pockets of prosperity. Abe Lincoln
Aspen Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
not just Aspen but on both coasts and in the pockets of prosperity. Abe Lincoln provided a geographic solution through the Homestead Act, granting free land to those willing to work it. As one who left a dying economy 37 years ago to start here at... Read more

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