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Stop playing politics with tax-free Internet access
Since 1998 it has been prohibited by federal law for states and localities to tax Internet access. This policy, known as the Internet Tax Freedom Act, has been extended three times with broad bipar...
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Conflicting interests make fixing government difficult
As election season approaches, I’ve been pondering a crucial issue about the role of government in our society. It’s that our government often fails — and that we need to address this. What’s odd i...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseless fears spread faster than Ebola
It takes a special kind of jerk to market fear and exploit public ignorance in the midst of a health emergency — and, sure enough, members of this repellent American subspecies are already flapping...
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tme to send a message about what we want
To the Editor: There are many reasons why the people of the 38th District should vote for Independent candidate Rick Mullins as their next senator. First and foremost is the fact that in this speci...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chafin talks the talk and walks the walk
To the Editor: I’ve known Ben Chafin for nearly 25 years. During my time in law enforcement, I worked closely with Ben, who always represented his clients in an ethical, professional and straighfor...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chafin holds sway with Kilgore clan
To the Editor: The special election for Senate District 38 will be Aug. 19. Get out there and vote. We have lost so many rights, let’s not forfeit another — the right to vote. The three candidates ...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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