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IRS targeting minorities?

December 12, 2010

Is the Internal Revenue Service targeting African-American and Hispanic taxpayers? That’s the conclusion of a new study titled “IRS Enforcement’s Impact on Minority Communities,” conducted by Thomas M. Evans, CEO of TaxLifeboat, a firm that advises taxpayers on resolving their problems with the IRS.

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Study: Boys more likely to witness violence than girls

December 12, 2010

A new study from the University of Chicago focuses on how Black teens on the city’s South Side cope with violence in their communities. It’s called African American Adolescents Living and Coping With Community Violence on Chicago’s Southside.

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Will the “One Team Tour” save an NFL lockout?

December 12, 2010

With the possibility of a lockout looming in less than 90 days, both the NFL Players Association and NFL owners are in a race against time to come up with a new collective bargaining agreement and to make sure that there will be football in 2011.

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2 million lose jobless benefits as holidays arrive

December 5, 2010

Extended unemployment benefits for nearly 2 million Americans begin to run out Wednesday, cutting off a steady stream of income and guaranteeing a dismal holiday season for people already struggling with bills they cannot pay.

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In order to be just, Congress must be fair

December 5, 2010

In reviewing past cases, it becomes clear Congressman Rangel’s recommended punishment is unfair and disproportionate. As noted conservative columnist and lifelong Republican Ben Stein recently wrote, “Rangel’s misdeeds seem like extremely trivial matters.”

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Net neutrality concerns blacks

December 5, 2010

Democratic Congressman Bobby Rush (IL) is looking to land the top Dem spot on the House Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet. But he is facing opposition from an unexpected source on the left.

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