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  •  Which the GOP wants to gut! (0+ / 0-)

    or eliminate, even though it was proposed to Congress by a Republican President, Richard Nixon (the preliminary grass roots proposal called it "negative income tax" and promoted it as the most cost-effective way to help the poor, since it would be based on hard numbers from each worker's W-2, and sent out by the IRS without having to pay caseworkers; with some tweaking, the idea was renamed EARNED Income Tax Credit and passed).

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