The play begins with Little Bee recounting her journey to England and being held at a refugee detention center for nearly two years, but as it unfolds, the horrors she has had to endure are revealed.
Repealing the estate tax isn't just a boon for the 5,500 wealthiest Americans; it is a bust to federal taxpayers, who would be on the hook for its quarter-of-a-trillion-dollars cost. And it gets worse: Combined with other tax bills approved by House Republicans so far this year, our debt would grow by $584 billion to finance tax cuts for the wealthy.
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Many veterans are desperate to talk about their experiences with fellow Americans who accept shared responsibility for what is done in war, particularly the killing. Yet these conversations rarely happen today.
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Bill Maher Calls Obamacare 'A Mess,' Endorses Single Payer
"We may have an 'I-told-you-so' moment, but it's hard to get any pleasure out of it knowing how many people are actually
On Saturday, the House unanimously passed legislation giving federal employees backed pay for the time they were out of work
Rangel has had difficulty fundraising recently, according to Roll Call, and he faced a serious primary challenger in 2012
It has become conventional thinking that bipartisanship is moribund in American politics. Recent elections of Tea Party Republicans have cemented this mindset. Ironically, the increasing partisan polarity may actually have the unintended result of effectuating a new bipartisanship.
Twenty Representatives showed courage and leadership on the House floor last night by voting against the new sanctions. In defying the majority of their peers (400 representatives voted in favor) and the pro-war lobby, they exposed themselves to attack.
"The mistake here was that the staff organizing the organizations used the names of the organizations rather than the work
"The whole world is watching this hearing, it is the first hearing on this issue. The whole point of a society is to create
The new tax obligation will hit because the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act expires at the end of the year. The 2007
"It's quite simple: You can't get a balanced deficit reduction deal without revenue," Honda said. "It's clear what's holding
Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) also noted that many members of Congress, if forced to get health insurance on the market in