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Happy Tax Day!!!

April 15th is tax day, or the deadline for submitting your tax returns to the government. It’s a day we should all stop and give thanks to our omniscient, omnipresent, and opulent oligarchy. 426 more words

Politics

Wake-up Call

Dick Cheney famously said, “Deficits don’t matter.” Well, deficits have run our national debt up to over $17 trillion and counting exploding. Dick Cheney and most politicians are great at spending other people’s money. 215 more words

Budget Deficit, The Rand and Amplats

Budget Deficit Estimate Unchanged

Pravin Gordhan on Tuesday kept his budget deficit estimate for the 2013/14 fiscal year ended March 31 at 4% of gross domestic product, unchanged from his February projection. 325 more words

Quick Notes

UNISON TO CONSULT MEMBERS OVER MEAGRE PAY OFFER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY 20 MARCH 2014 

UNISON is to consult more than 600,000 of its local government and school members over industrial action, following a meagre 1% pay offer made today. 212 more words

Campaigns

A Budget for the 'Wets' (Inc. Alternative Budget)

Osborne talks tough on austerity, he tells us that the economy has tough times ahead and that we are in austerity Britain. This budget is the latest evidence that actually the government is scared of austerity and scared of the voters. 1,048 more words

Scott Walker: Republicans can beat Democrats in "fairness fight"

Second-term Gov. Scott Walker has emerged as a leader among GOP politicians working to discredit Democrats’ message that Republicans do not want fairness for all people. 214 more words

Republicans

Response to Budget 2014

Responding to George Osborne’s Budget Statement to the House of Commons earlier today, Adam Kirby, director of Balance the Books, comments, “This is not the radical change we need.  195 more words

Balanced Budget