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Achieving Further Deficit Reduction Solely Through Spending Cuts Entails Cutting Entitlements That Benefit the Poor and Middle C
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, economy, socialsecurity, economy, consumers, politics, business, corporate )

- 1980 days ago -
Tax expenditures are costly & many are wasteful-tax expenditures benefit those at the top & spending programs primarily benefit those in the middle or at the bottom. The first protects entitlements & latter is regressive.
Production Tax Credit for Renewable Energy | Union of Concerned Scientists
Environment  (tags: climate, energy, humans, protection )

- 1980 days ago -
UCS is continuing to work with our coalition partners to extend and revise tax incentives for renewable energy that help boost development of clean renewable electricity, not polluting energy sources.
Ripe For Retirement: The Case for Closing America's Costliest Coal Plants | Union of Concerned Scientists
Environment  (tags: coal, globalwarming, climate, climate-change, environment, energy, climatechange, conservation )

- 1980 days ago -
As many as 353 coal-fired power generators in 31 states -- representing up to 59 GW of power capacity -- are no longer economically viable compared with cleaner, more affordable energy sources
Hating the Poor Will Not Make You Rich « Broadside
Society & Culture  (tags: economy, income inequality, economic justice, politics, obama, republicans, democrats, religion, society )

- 2050 days ago -
There is the persistent narrative that government is bad, that self-reliance is good and that no one who needs government help really deserves it. If they were just smarter/harder-working/thriftier/better educated, they'd be fine.
New Survey | The 2012 American Values Survey
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: religion, politics, society, elections, obama, americans, democrats, republicans )

- 2050 days ago -
How Catholics and the Religiously Unaffiliated Will Shape the 2012 Election and Beyond
Pastors Foresee Raceless Church
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, segregation, diversity, church, christianity )

- 2061 days ago -
Pastors of racially mixed congregations believe that over time homogeneity will become the exception instead of the rule.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, slavery, caste )

- 2064 days ago -
Let's look at the origin of this idea of preordination. It comes from the concept of "destiny." Your life is PREORDAINED. All things that can and will happen to you have been set in motion according to God's plan.
Current TV EXCLUSIVE: Civil Rights Leader John Lewis On GOP Voting Laws:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, democrats, government, elections, politics, freedoms, abuse, voting rights, voting, elections, election, election 2012, voting rights, eliot spitzer )

- 2072 days ago -
Referring to the newly proposed voter ID laws and other similar legislation, Lewis says that "what is so frightening, it's not just a regional thing, it's not just the Old South. But it's all over America. They want to take us back to another period . . .
DON'T CLICK! Unless You Love Samuel L. Jackson And The 'F' Word
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, vote, samuel l. jackson )

- 2093 days ago -
And want to see whom he endorses for president. This isn't safe for work, by the way. Watch:
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