Post Tagged with: "Taxes"

Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

Evidence Shows That Saudi Arabia May Be Using Internationally Banned Weapons

It is disgusting that the United States is supplying these types of munitions to anyone. Our tax money needs to be invested in schools not bombs.

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GOP ‘One Percenter’ Chris Christie Says He’s Not Wealthy, Whines About His ‘Insane’ Tax Return (VIDEO)

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You know you’re rich when you actually have the luxury to complain about things like this.

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14 Reasons The Rich Wouldn’t Exist Without The Poor

14 Reasons The Rich Wouldn’t Exist Without The Poor

Sometimes we have to say “enough is enough” of the poor shaming. There’s nothing to be ashamed of about being poor.

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House Republicans Just Gave The Top 0.2 Percent A Massive Tax Cut — AGAIN

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Republican priorities: take healthcare away from 16 million people, give $270 billion in tax breaks to the top 0.2 percent.

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Ted Cruz Reveals He Has No Idea What Taxes Are For — Or That They Pay His Salary (STATEMENT)

Ted Cruz Reveals He Has No Idea What Taxes Are For — Or That They Pay His Salary (STATEMENT)

Ted Cruz hates taxes so hard… too bad he doesn’t realize a lot about them. Here are just a few things he may want to know…

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Everything That’s Wrong With Wealth Inequality, Summed Up In One Image

Everything That’s Wrong With Wealth Inequality, Summed Up In One Image

This is going to hit home fast.

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Paul Krugman: Republicans Are Running A Con Game On America

Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

What do you do when all of your economic predictions turn out to be 100% wrong? You lie. About everything. All the time.

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Liberals And Conservatives Agree: Wealthy ‘Not Paying Their Fair Share’

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What is, “the obvious”?

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Emma Thompson And Husband Greg Wise Refuse To Pay Taxes Until Richest Banks Pay Their Fair Share

Emma Thompson And Husband Greg Wise Refuse To Pay Taxes Until Richest Banks Pay Their Fair Share

Actress Emma Thompson and her “profound f***ing Socialist” husband Greg Wise refuse to pay taxes until HSBC, the world’s second largest bank, and their executives are prosecuted for tax avoiding schemes.

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Right-Wing Radio Host Calls Female CNBC Anchor A ‘Whore’ And A ‘Tramp’ For Doing Her Job (VIDEO)

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If you thought Rand Paul was out of line when he shushed CNBC host Kelly Evens for challenging his stance on vaccines and taxes, you’ll be twice as outraged by what Paul’s best friend said about her on the air.

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As FCC Prepares To Enforce Net Neutrality, GOP Congress Prepares To Undermine The FCC (VIDEO)

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This week the FCC is expected to propose new rules for regulating the internet. Not at all surprisingly, republicans in Congress are plotting to undermine the power of the FCC to enforce those rules.

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GOP Governor Departs From Standard Republican Rhetoric And Blames THEM For National Debt

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For once, a Republican actually blames the GOP for the debt.

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Newest Right-Wing Hero Claims Filing Taxes Is ‘Against His Sincerely Held Religious Beliefs’ (VIDEO)

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Kent Hovind, currently serving the last year of a ten-year prison sentence for tax evasion, banking crimes, threatening federal agents and more, claims that taxes are a violation of his sincerely held religious beliefs. Cue the right wing nut jobs…

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Momentum Builds As Elizabeth Warren Pledges Support For Obama’s Tax Proposal

Momentum Builds As Elizabeth Warren Pledges Support For Obama’s Tax Proposal

Now Elizabeth Warren is on board! If Republicans are serious about 2016 they can pass this tax proposal!

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With Obama’s New Tax Proposal, Mitt Romney And The One Percenters Will FINALLY Be Forced To Pay Up

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If people like Mitt Romney really want to fight income inequality (which they all-of-a-sudden care about), they can start by supporting President Obama’s new tax proposal which will close the loopholes that have allowed them to abuse the system for far too long.

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Paul Ryan’s Take On Obama’s Tax Plan Erases Any Remaining Doubt About His Wealthy Bias

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Paul Ryan flung exhausted rhetoric back at Obama regarding the president’s plan to raise taxes on the wealthy. All he proved is that his proposals are the jokes.

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Still No Tax Returns? What’s GOP Still-Hopeful Mitt Romney Hiding? (Video)

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Does Mitt Romney fear we’ll find something illegal, or worse, realize that all the horrible things he’s done are perfectly legal?

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Outrageous: Study Shows The Poor Actually Pay More In State And Local Taxes Than The Rich

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Did you know that the poorest fifth of Americans will pay 10.9 percent of their income in state and local taxes while the top one percent will pay 5.4 percent? Did you know that in at least 10 states, the bottom 20 percent of wage earners pay up to seven times as much of their income in taxes as the top 1 percenters do?

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Children on Medicaid Go On To Make Better Money, Contributing More In Taxes

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A new study finds a link between accessible healthcare, earnings and taxes.

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Alaskan Town Considers Becoming First Town In America To Tax Its Churches

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This Alaskan town could be the first in the nation to impose taxes on its churches. Perhaps this is the first step toward religion no longer getting a free ride.

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