• National Clips

    National Clips

    April 11, 2003

    NATIONWIDE: Struggle for peace continues With U.S. bombs falling on Iraq, the list of municipalities and counties enacting peace resolutions continues to grow. After March 20, the first day of the Bush war, Orange County, North...

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  • Child advocates to Bush: Stop war on kids

    Child advocates to Bush: Stop war on kids

    April 11, 2003

    WASHINGTON – More than 2,500 Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) delegates gathered here April 8-11 to fight Bush administration cutbacks in food stamps, Medicaid, and education and to demand that Congress enact the Dodd-Miller “Leave No Child...

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  • Get insurance biz out of health care

    Get insurance biz out of health care

    April 10, 2003 By Carolyn Taylor

    In February Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) introduced HR-676, the United States National Health Insurance Act (NHIA), which would establish a national single-payer health care system. Conyers said his bill will free our nation “from having to...

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  • Cuts hit Michigan kids

    Cuts hit Michigan kids

    April 10, 2003

    Michigan’s poor are having an increasingly hard time making ends meet according to a recently completed study and numerous social service organizations throughout the state. According to the 2003 Market Basket Survey (which measures the buying...

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  • Tax attacks

    Tax attacks

    April 10, 2003 By Art Perlo

    April 15, the deadline for filing federal income tax returns, has arrived again. Where do your income tax dollars go?

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