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  • Venezuelans rally against U.S. meddling

    Venezuelans rally against U.S. meddling

    March 4, 2004

    CARACAS – The streets of Venezuela’s capital were a sea of red on Sunday, Feb. 29, as hundreds of thousands of pro-Chávez supporters demonstrated their anger at U.S. intervention in Venezuelan affairs. After President Hugo Chávez...

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  • Greenspan accused of theft

    Greenspan accused of theft

    March 4, 2004

    Lawmakers called on Alan Greenspan to resign as chairman of the Federal Reserve Feb. 25 for proposing cuts in Social Security and Medicare benefits for millions of hard-pressed seniors and the disabled to pay for George...

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  • Grand jury probes GOP campaign funding

    Grand jury probes GOP campaign funding

    March 4, 2004

    AUSTIN, Texas – A Texas grand jury recently expanded its investigation into allegations that one of Rep. Tom DeLay’s (R-Texas) political action committees and the state’s leading business trade association financed the Republican takeover of the...

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  • Corporate rule hammers Buffalo

    Corporate rule hammers Buffalo

    March 4, 2004

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Like many other cities, crumbling under the weight of job loss and a shrinking manufacturing tax base, Buffalo faces massive budget deficits. With no federal or state help in sight, Buffalo has been...

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  • LA Raza: Education, jobs, health top Latino agenda

    LA Raza: Education, jobs, health top Latino agenda

    March 4, 2004

    WASHINGTON – Lack of quality education, health care, and good jobs, and widespread discrimination define the “State of Hispanic America” and are critical issues for Latinos in the 2004 election, said Raul Yzaguirre, president of the...

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