Auros (auros) wrote,

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Gah! Our government is evil.

Just to clear up any doubts about whether they are dogmatically committed to robbing the poor to help the rich, the Republicans used the House-Senate conference committee to remove the part of the tax bill that would've given child credits to people who do pay federal income tax, but make only about $10-20k per year. They're still sending $400 checks to people who make more than that, of course...

NYTimes article here. Requires a free subscription.

Oh, and while they're at it, the Bushies have lost a bunch of Iraqi nuclear material, and are trying to prevent the UN from inspecting an area where civilians show signs of radiation poisoning. Way to go, Team Bush!

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