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Daily Archive for April 19th, 2012

: April 19th, 2012

House Dems Blast Cantor Tax Giveaway

The Republican-controlled U.S. House passed a bill today, backed by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), that would supposedly grant small businesses a 20 percent tax cut. However the bill would

The Bridgeport-Norwalk-Stamford Area Ranks First Out of 100 U.S. Metro Areas

According to a new Brookings Institution Report First in Zoning Restrictions First in Economic Segregation First in Housing Cost Gap and First in Test Score Gap (between low-income and middle/high

Eric Cantor Doesn’t Say There Is Anti-Semitism in Congress

But his silence pretty strongly says there is:

Understanding How “Education Reform” “Protects” Teachers

by Jon Pelto from Wait, What The Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now, Inc (ConnCAN) and the other groups pushing Governor Malloy’s “Education Reform” bill continue to claim that a vital portion

54 National Park Areas Jeopardized Under Bogus “National Security” Bill Advancing in U.S. House

Legislation pending in the U.S. House of Representatives that is being falsely touted as improving U.S. border security would instead “have the potential to devastate 54 of America’s national parks,


Yesterday, the House Agriculture Committee marked up a bill to meet the instructions in the House Majority’s recently passed budget to cut $33.2 billion from programs in its jurisdiction over ten