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XanaDUer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-04-11 06:03 PM
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4 Ways Government Policy Favors the Rich and Keeps the Rest of Us Poor
The rich really are different from you and me. Theres the obvious, of course: They have a whole hell of a lot more money. But just as important, they are able to preserve their wealth from the forces that decimate the earning power of your average American. While government programs for working or jobless Americans are under constant attack, the state frequently intervenes on behalf of the rich, or at least lets them keep their earnings, tax free (leaving the rest of us to pick up the tab).

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