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Are Your Representatives Earning Their Pay? You've Got To Be Kidding!

Are Your Representatives Earning Their Pay? You've Got To Be Kidding!

| March 10, 2011 | Comments (0)

The Games People Play. Recently the during a session in which the House was exploring the budget crisis a number of our stellar representatives occupied themselves with things other than the budget ….As the Associated Press Reported …… This picture is worth a trillion $$ House Minority Leader Lawrence F. Cafero Jr., R-Norwalk, pictured standing, […]

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Congress Votes Against Ending Tax Subsidies for Oil Companies? You've Gotta Be Kidding!

Congress Votes Against Ending Tax Subsidies for Oil Companies? You've Gotta Be Kidding!

| March 7, 2011 | Comments (0)

Where Hypocrisy & Gluttony Meet – The House of Representative recently considered a proposal to end tax subsidies for major oil companies.  Not surprising since the top 5 oil companies have made more than 1 Trillion Dollars in profits since 9/11.  Considering the fragile state of our economy and the furor raging over budget cuts one would […]

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Food Safety Not Important Enough For Congress To Fund? You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

Food Safety Not Important Enough For Congress To Fund? You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

| January 4, 2011 | Comments (0)

Food Safety Not Important Enough For Congress To Fund? Recalls, legal expenses and lost sales resulting from foodborne pathogens cost food manufacturers billions of dollars each year. In addition, foodborne illness is estimated to cost the country about $152bn a year in medical costs and lost productivity. About one in six Americans becomes sick as […]

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