Of the $900 billion that taxpayers can expect to save in 2013 through the 10 largest tax credits and deductions, more than half will go to the richest 20 percent, according to a new report from the Congressional Budget Office. Nearly one fifth of the $900 billion will go to the richest 1 percent, who benefit disproportionately from the deduction for charitable giving and the preferential tax treatment for capital gains and dividends.
We want a real Wall Street investigation before time runs out, or none at all. No fig-leafs, no tokens – it’s time to indict the biggest banks for historic fraud before statues of limitations run out, or tell the world why not. (read)
"Toxic chemicals are everywhere. Not long ago, the Environmental Working Group's research detected 287 chemicals in the umbilical cord blood of newborns. Of those, 180 are known to cause cancer in humans or animals, 217 are toxic to the brain and nervous system, and 208 cause birth defects or abnormal development in animal tests." Take action! Demand real reform!
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