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The corporations that are robbing your children

It's time we stopped America’s most profitable companies from running up the deficit

America’s largest corporations have increased the national debt by hundreds of billions since 2000. It’s time we stopped them from stealing from our children.

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Sep 4, 2011, 3:26 pm
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Great article. But the first link, where you mention the tax rate, goes to a page at a university that has no info on it. Might want to doublecheck where you really want to direct readers.

Sep 4, 2011, 8:53 pm
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Thanks for the catch; the link is fixed.

Sep 7, 2011, 3:37 pm
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Everyone knows that multi-national corporations are screwing US, the American people, by shifting their profit emphasis overseas. They have been outsourcing jobs since the 1960s. Multi-nationals know no allegiance to our flag because profits come before common sense — jobs for Americans first, second, third: win, place, show. Unemployment decreases the ability of American consumers to make purchases, which increases demand and expands the economy through growth. The resulting loss of tax revenue is a prime reason, along with spending, why the Federal government continues to operate with yearly deficits.


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