Archive for October, 2009

SF Chapter, California Faculty Assn: Raise Taxes on Wealthy, Corps

While California has one of the richest economies in the world, education, health care and social services have been chronically underfunded in this state for decades. This decline has resulted in large part from a steady reduction in corporate taxes.

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TAX THE RICH! A Strategy to Defend Public Education

“There are effectively two tax systems in America: one for the very rich and one for the rest of us. Income from stock dividends and capital gains, which makes up a disproportionate amount of the earnings of the very rich, is taxed at 15 percent.”

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Troy Labor Council Calls For National March!

The Troy Area Labor Council AFL-CIO calls upon the AFL-CIO to organize a national march on Washington for Peace, Jobs and Health Care Justice, to stop the wars and to use the resources freed up to end the jobs and health care crisis here at home.


SF 10/26: The Assault on the Public Sector & Charting a Course for Progressive Taxation

Addressing the failure of government to adopt priorities that provide and maintain the infrastructure of employment, education, health care, housing, and parks, and which taxes everybody but the corporations & the rich.

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