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S.1917 Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 01, 2011 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure, under the order of 12/1/2011, not having achieved the required 60 votes in the affirmative, was rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay. 51 - 49. Record Vote Number: 219.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on December 01, 2011, with a roll call of 51 ayes, 49 nays, and 0 not voting.

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    • Americans for Tax Reform

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    • Economic Legislation: Extending the Temporary Payroll Tax ... - March 02, 2012 by Alerts - Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ...

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      As noted by Alerts on March 02, 2012, "Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ..." (/url?q=http://economic-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/03/extending-temporary-payroll-tax.html&sa=U&ei=SxdST-2LKcSEsgK18LTwBQ&ved=0CE4QmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNHbtyXI-jt62J3ohtA44ZeFFybrEA)
    • Economic Legislation: Extending the Temporary Payroll Tax ... - March 01, 2012 by Alerts - Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ...

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      As noted by Alerts on March 01, 2012, "Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ..." (/url?q=http://economic-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/03/extending-temporary-payroll-tax.html&sa=U&ei=3spQT5vnJ4GKsgLXhIDCDg&ved=0CEUQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNGQWJqdQMQo-3vRj_4Jk9QleWqOQw)
    • Economic Legislation: Extending the Temporary Payroll Tax ... - February 24, 2012 by Alerts - Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ...

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      As noted by Alerts on February 24, 2012, "Among the budgetary offsets mentioned in extension proposals are a surtax on high-income individuals (The Middle Class Tax Cut Act of 2011, S. 1917), freezing federal employee pay (The Temporary Tax Holiday and ..." (/url?q=http://economic-legislation.blogspot.com/2012/02/extending-temporary-payroll-tax.html&sa=U&ei=-NVIT8SpErKCsgKz-qHrCA&ved=0CD4QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFxQ8LQ1OMDDZrwOc2oxage5751hA)

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      As noted by Everything Alabama Blog on July 23, 2012, "Currently director of UAB's 1917 HIV/AIDS Outpatient Clinic, which has served more than 6,000 patients in 23 years, Raper is nationally recognized for research and development of advanced nursing practice concepts. • Dr. Charles Breaux Sr." (http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2012/07/alabama_healthcare_hall_of_fam.html)
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      As noted by NorthEscambia.com on July 11, 2012, "Detective Jeff Brown said it is believed the shooting may have occurred over money. Pensacola Police responded to Tom, Ann & Buddy’s, 1917 W. Cervantes St., around 9:40 p.m. Monday after dispatchers received a 911 call about the shooting. Upon arrival .." (http://www.northescambia.com/2012/07/pensacola-police-arrest-shooting-suspect-and-attempted-murder-suspect)
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