• Cuts hit Michigan kids

    Cuts hit Michigan kids

    April 10, 2003

    Michigan’s poor are having an increasingly hard time making ends meet according to a recently completed study and numerous social service organizations throughout the state. According to the 2003 Market Basket Survey (which measures the buying...

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  • Tax attacks

    Tax attacks

    April 10, 2003 By Art Perlo

    April 15, the deadline for filing federal income tax returns, has arrived again. Where do your income tax dollars go?

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  • EEOC could shut down

    EEOC could shut down

    April 10, 2003

    Approximately 10,000 private-sector charges and 1,200 federal-sector hearing cases will not be resolved this fiscal year if an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) furlough isn’t averted, according to EEOC Chair Cari M. Dominquez. The EEOC may...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    April 4, 2003

    AROUND THE COUNTRY – In the first 12 days of war, vigils, teach-ins, conferences, art and music events, public prayer meetings and protests continued in cities, towns, and neighborhoods in the heartland and on the coasts....

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  • Budget battle continues over brutal cuts

    Budget battle continues over brutal cuts

    April 4, 2003 By Fred Gaboury

    News Analysis In a statement released after the Senate approved a resolution setting the parameters for the 2004 budget, AFL-CIO President John Sweeney singled out the Senate’s 51-48 vote to cut Bush’s tax cut for the...

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