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Group Launching Ad Campaign To Protect State's Road Fund

CHICAGO (CBS) — A coalition of business, labor, and construction groups has launched a statewide campaign to change the Illinois Constitution to prohibit state government from raiding its road fund whenever it needs to balance the budget. 156 more words

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Ruinous Ideas Linger on

The Doctrine of Nullification lost in the court of history… as a nation state and as a people we rejected it, outright.  Our Constitution created a hierarchy of law to bring order to the muddled system of 13 competing legal systems.  294 more words

History

Federated Tax is National Glue

Border controls across India’s 30 states fragment it economically. The Arvind Subramanian Committee Report, 2015 on Goods and Services Tax-GST, cites economic fragmentation as responsible for 15% in welfare loss. 1,149 more words

India

Lok Sabha to consider the Constitutional Amendment bill relating to GST next week

Constitutional Amendment bill passed with huge consensus in Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha passed 5 Bills and Lok Sabha2 bills during the week

The passing of the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty Second Amendment) Bill, 2014 relating to Goods & Services Tax (GST) by huge consensus in the Rajya Sabha was the hallmark of the third week of Monsoon Session of Parliament. 443 more words

Current Affairs

Judge Blocks Illinois Redistricting Plan From Ballot

CHICAGO (AP) — A referendum allowing Illinois voters to decide if an independent commission should draw the state’s political boundaries was struck down by a judge Wednesday who ruled that it was unconstitutional for the November ballot. 691 more words

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Happy Independence Day: Algeria.

Today’s Algeria’s 54th Independence Anniversary and here’s Tell Africa’s Independence Article Series : Head of State For Life.

Interestingly, Algeria is Africa’s largest country and it’s the world’s 10th largest. 865 more words

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