Despite a long and deep recession, the collective personal wealth of congressional members increased by more than 16 percent between 2008 and 2009, according to a study released Wednesday by the Center for Responsive Politics.
1 in 8 households struggling with hunger: report
WASHINGTON — Some 17.4 million US households struggled to get enough food to eat last year because money was tight, the US Department of Agriculture said Monday.
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A Declaration of War on the American People.
What do you think the Military Commissions Act was? The two wars that go on forever, and have no objective, other than making certain corps and individuals rich, The new FISA laws? The Patriot Act? Keeping Gitmo open, TSA bullying, Faith-based voting machines? Eliminating Posse Comitatus? The Federal Reserve Act? Media consolidation? Eliminating the Fairness Doctrine? Ending net neutrality? Lowering the top marginal tax rates on millionaires? The Commodity Futures Modernization Act? Continued foreclosures, Gramm, Leach, Bliley? NAFTA? China Trade?
You didn't think I was talking about 350 dirt-poor Muslims living in the mountains on the other side of the planet, did you?
Buddy, you're the one in their crosshairs.
The only real war is the one never mentioned, Class War.