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S.2230 Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 16, 2012 Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 51 - 45. Record Vote Number: 65.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on April 16, 2012, with a roll call of 51 ayes, 45 nays, and 4 not voting.

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    • Small Business Tax Cut Act Passed in House - April 20, 2012 by Lamar Whitman - Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ...

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      As noted by Lamar Whitman on April 20, 2012, "Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ..." (/url?q=http://blog.comptia.org/2012/04/19/small-business-tax-cut-act-passed-in-house/&sa=U&ei=2RyVT9iTOqSK2gXuyNCDBQ&ved=0CEQQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNHqBIdihMwmiI8MjJm8eCXgBAqU2Q)
    • Small Business Tax Cut Act Passed in House - April 20, 2012 by Lamar Whitman - Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ...

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      As noted by Lamar Whitman on April 20, 2012, "Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ..." (/url?q=http://blog.comptia.org/2012/04/19/small-business-tax-cut-act-passed-in-house/&sa=U&ei=BsuTT76SFKGe2QXM4vWcBQ&ved=0CDsQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNE5mZDGD5YNCpDxsUTkhOujeHikIA)
    • Small Business Tax Cut Act Passed in House - April 20, 2012 by Lamar Whitman - Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ...

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      As noted by Lamar Whitman on April 20, 2012, "Compare this House legislation to S. 2230 “Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012.” This Senate ... S. 2230 would have placed a minimum 30-percent federal tax rate on taxpayers with incomes greater than $1 million. This Senate ..." (/url?q=http://blog.comptia.org/2012/04/19/small-business-tax-cut-act-passed-in-house/&sa=U&ei=pHaST6KAD8Ti2QWcrryfBQ&ved=0CDcQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNEjMjg3Lu4XWC4AywJ7A-p2Cu6Pcw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Community Calendar, July 23 - July 23, 2012 by The State - Sponsored by Columbia Parks and Recreation. (803) 545-3093 GRAND RE-OPENING: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at McDonald’s, 2230 Decker Blvd. Free celebration featuring face painting, bounce house, giveaways, fire truck tours and more. (803 ...

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      As noted by The State on July 23, 2012, "Sponsored by Columbia Parks and Recreation. (803) 545-3093 GRAND RE-OPENING: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at McDonald’s, 2230 Decker Blvd. Free celebration featuring face painting, bounce house, giveaways, fire truck tours and more. (803 ..." (http://www.thestate.com/2012/07/23/2365190/community-calendar-july-23.html)
    • Community Calendar, Friday July 20 - July 19, 2012 by The State - Sponsored by Columbia Parks and Recreation. (803) 545-3093 GRAND RE-OPENING: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. July 28 at McDonald’s, 2230 Decker Blvd. Free celebration featuring face painting, bounce house, giveaways, fire truck tours and more. (803 ...

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      As noted by The State on July 19, 2012, "Sponsored by Columbia Parks and Recreation. (803) 545-3093 GRAND RE-OPENING: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. July 28 at McDonald’s, 2230 Decker Blvd. Free celebration featuring face painting, bounce house, giveaways, fire truck tours and more. (803 ..." (http://www.thestate.com/2012/07/20/2361164/community-calendar-friday-july.html)
    • Striking teachers defiant as state plans $220,000 fine - June 28, 2012 by Sydney Morning Herald - A motion authorising a continuing campaign against the reforms was passed unanimously. An Education Department spokesman said that 310 of the state's 2230 public schools had not accepted students yesterday. The remainder were either operating as usual or .

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      As noted by Sydney Morning Herald on June 28, 2012, "A motion authorising a continuing campaign against the reforms was passed unanimously. An Education Department spokesman said that 310 of the state's 2230 public schools had not accepted students yesterday. The remainder were either operating as usual or ." (http://www.smh.com.au/national/education/striking-teachers-defiant-as-state-plans-220000-fine-20120627-212yy.html)
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