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Why is this even a question?

Why is this even a question?

clee June 13, 2012 0

Should the government keep giving tax breaks to US companies to shift jobs overseas? Incredibly, that’s now a debate in Washington. The American middle class is getting crushed and closed off, while huge corporations

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USAction Affiliates in Action

USAction Affiliates in Action

clee June 12, 2012 0

USAction affiliates are fighting for the 99% across the country. Check out updates from across the country and take action below. Citizen Action of New York held press conferences across the state yesterday talking about

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Tell the Senate: Cut Pentagon spending now!

Tell the Senate: Cut Pentagon spending now!

clee June 3, 2012 0

When Congress failed to make a deal on the debt ceiling last year they promised to do something they’ve never done before – cut over $50 billion from the Pentagon budget. But House Republicans

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Tell Congress to End the Bush Tax Breaks for the Wealthiest 2%

Tell Congress to End the Bush Tax Breaks for the Wealthiest 2%

clee May 29, 2012 0

Last week, Nancy Pelosi urged Speaker Boehner to hold an immediate vote to end the Bush tax breaks for millionaires. It’s a good start, but we can do better. President Obama has argued for keeping

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Tell Congress to End Corporate Polluter Welfare

Tell Congress to End Corporate Polluter Welfare

clee May 21, 2012 0

Taxpayers hand out tens of billions each year to the fossil fuel industry, and what do we get except pollution, oil spills and global warming? Not a good deal, especially considering that the oil,

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ACTION: Don’t let the GOP DOUBLE student loan interest rates on July 1st!

ACTION: Don’t let the GOP DOUBLE student loan interest rates on July 1st!

clee April 25, 2012 5

We need to make college more affordable, not less. But some in Congress seem to have it backwards. First, under the Ryan Budget, Republicans have proposed eliminating Pell Grants for two million students. And

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End the F-35 now

End the F-35 now

Admin April 20, 2012 2

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is the perfect example of waste and abuse in the military budget. After ten years and billions of taxpayers’ dollars, we have little to show for the Pentagon’s most

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Buffett Rule vote on Monday! Tell your Senators to make the ultra-rich pay their fair share.

Buffett Rule vote on Monday! Tell your Senators to make the ultra-rich pay their fair share.

clee April 13, 2012 7

On Monday, the Senate will take a vote on the Buffett Rule, a bill to make millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share. Right-wing zealots — who are opposed to raising taxes on anyone

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Calling for backup for our top cop

Calling for backup for our top cop

Ross Wallen March 30, 2012 3

It’s been four long years since the Wall Street banks, through gross negligence and greed, caused the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression, resulting in millions losing their homes, jobs and livelihoods. And

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ACTION: Budget for All vs. Budget for the 1%

ACTION: Budget for All vs. Budget for the 1%

clee March 23, 2012 2

Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget is simply put, an all out attack on the 99%. Not only would it end Medicare as we know it, but it would eliminate the Affordable Care Act, drastically reduce

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