April

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Texas legislature offers grim solutions

There's cheerful news, sort of, for those frustrated Texans who have completely given up.

Budget in context

What's the budget debate about? Obama put the question of "how to balance the budget" in the context of "what kind of country will we be?"

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Tax Day at a bank near you

Bank of America, Citibank, GE, Exxon Mobil and billionaire CEOs were all found guilty today - on the streets of New York and around the country.

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Republicans reverse Robin Hood

The famed Robin Hood and his men fought to take from the rich to help the poor. Today we see the top 2 percent, the rich capitalist class, doing the opposite.

Social Security and Medicare cutters, back off

Your senators and representative in Washington need to hear from you on this.

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A real "moment of truth"

There is another way to turn around the annual deficit and ultimately eliminate the national debt.

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A question of values

It is important to take a look at them and their Republican cohorts to see what they are up to and what they really want.

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Fair taxation requires more brackets at the top

Some of the most affluent Americans actually pay lower effective tax rates than many middle class Americans.

Budget showdown outrage

The Republicans are playing a dangerous game, and anyone who thinks it's "all under control" should consider consuming a stiff drink as soon as possible.