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H.R.2868 Unemployed Workers Hiring Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 08, 2011 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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    • Partisan Nit-Picking Ignores Disaster Risks for Thousands of ... - March 07, 2012 by mpeters - In 2009 the House passed a comprehensive bill (H.R. 2868) but it was blocked in the Senate. Ironically, in 2009, Dow Chemical also proposed legislative language to conditionally require high risk plants to use safer ...

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    • Partisan Nit-Picking Ignores Disaster Risks for Thousands of ... - March 07, 2012 by mpeters - In 2009 the House passed a comprehensive bill (H.R. 2868) but it was blocked in the Senate. Ironically, in 2009, Dow Chemical also proposed legislative language to conditionally require high risk plants to use safer ...

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    • Partisan Nit-Picking Ignores Disaster Risks for Thousands of ... - March 07, 2012 by mpeters - In 2009 the House passed a comprehensive bill (H.R. 2868) but it was blocked in the Senate. Ironically, in 2009, Dow Chemical also proposed legislative language to conditionally require high risk plants to use safer ...

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      As noted by mpeters on March 07, 2012, "In 2009 the House passed a comprehensive bill (H.R. 2868) but it was blocked in the Senate. Ironically, in 2009, Dow Chemical also proposed legislative language to conditionally require high risk plants to use safer ..." (/url?q=http://ecowatch.org/2012/partisan-nit-picking-ignores-disaster-risks-for-thousands-of-chemical-facilities/&sa=U&ei=sw_mT9-OOaqK2wXO9KXbCQ&ved=0CEkQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNFPAXTQjVQ5g5ismw82N4xZIvZCyA)

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    • Rep. Dold Introduces Bill to Provide Payroll Tax Relief - September 11, 2011 by Targeted News Service (subscription) - Robert Dold, R-Ill., has introduced legislation (HR 2868) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to "provide payroll tax relief to encourage the hiring of unemployed individuals." The legislation was referred to the House Ways and Means Comm

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      As noted by Targeted News Service (subscription) on September 11, 2011, " Robert Dold, R-Ill., has introduced legislation (HR 2868) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to "provide payroll tax relief to encourage the hiring of unemployed individuals." The legislation was referred to the House Ways and Means Comm" (http://targetednews.com/disp_story.php?s_id=1060745)
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