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  •  Did you read the end part? (7+ / 0-)

    Like the US, Canada is giving financial subsidies to oil, coal, and gas companies.

    Corporations are receiving record-setting profits no matter which countries they are raping the land and people..., AND they're getting our tax dollars via subsidies and tax breaks, too.


    I'm sick of attempts to steer this nation from principles evolved in The Age of Reason to hallucinations derived from illiterate herdsmen. ~ Crashing Vor

    by NonnyO on Thu Jan 17, 2013 at 07:25:13 PM PST

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    •  Same with US coal export from Montana (4+ / 0-)
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      flitedocnm, NonnyO, chimene, ivote2004

      Electing people who don't believe in government to Congress, is like installing an atheist as pastor of a church. If they don't believe in the institution or its goals, they won't care if it does a good job for its members.

      by Lefty Coaster on Thu Jan 17, 2013 at 10:24:09 PM PST

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    •  Reduced public spending is just another way to (1+ / 0-)
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      Just thought I'd add that, as it's just not what you give to the IRA, etc....

      Also, taxes destroy dollars, the don't actually fund anything.

      What's happening is that your money is being destroyed through both removing your dollars from circulation, and making you pay more for essentials.

      All while the banks and corps are both not having their dollars removed and having our fiat currency flow into their pockets, not yours.

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