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  •  16th Amendment is somewhat important, too n/t (1+ / 0-)
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    Villanova Rhodes

    "Well, I'm sure I'd feel much worse if I weren't under such heavy sedation..."--David St. Hubbins

    by Old Left Good Left on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 02:51:13 PM PST

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    •  Yeah, I was going to mention that as (1+ / 0-)
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      one of the "among others" but I've given up. Doing everything the diarist seems to think the feds can & should do would probably take a wealth tax of some sort, which might be lovely but would arguably require an amendment as did the income tax. It just seemed pointless to pursue under the circumstances, and there are others on the site better equipped to opine on it anyway.

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