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10 Reasons Why Congress Reduced The Number Of Their Work Days

The Republican leadership of the House of Representatives has released the work schedule for the House in 2014, which reduced the number of days the Congress will be in session to 113, compared to 126 days in 2013.  The change … Continue reading

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10 Reactions To The Government Shutdown

The United States government has been partially shut down last Monday, when the Republican-controlled House refused to fund the government over their objections to the Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare.  Hundreds of thousands of federal workers have been sent out … Continue reading

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10 Ways How Obamacare Will Destroy America

As you might know, the United States government is expected to run out of money by October, and the country will default on its debt, unless Congress raises the debt limit. However, the Republican majority in the House of Representatives is … Continue reading

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10 Arguments For And Against Immediate Military Action In Syria

A few months earlier, Barack Obama promised that a use of chemical weapons by Syria’s regime would cross a red line and would justify action against Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. So when a recent poison gas attack killed hundreds of … Continue reading

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10 Ways How Budget Cuts Will Affect Your Life

As you may know, on March 1, 2013 the automatic budget cuts, known as “sequester” will take effect, unless Congress acts to repeal or delay them.  And since, as you may know, the words “Congress” and “act” don’t really belong … Continue reading

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10 Other Provisions In The Fiscal Cliff Deal

As you may have learned from the news, the Obama Administration and Congressional Republicans have reached a deal to avert the so-called fiscal cliff.  The deal raised some taxes, cut some spending, and had not addressed the debt ceiling that … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why The Congress Voted To Increase The Defense Spending

Last Friday, the Republican-controlled House of Representative voted for $642.5 Billion defense budget, which was even more than the Pentagon had requested.  Just to put that in perspective, that much money is enough for the GSA to hold a luxurious … Continue reading

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