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Halftime Worker Protection & Jobs Act

A win-win for upward mobility & seniors

/ 89% Jobssponsored by aGREATER.US

This is based on a suggestion by Sir Richard Branson. Many seniors who were rightfully spooked by the great recession are reluctantly holding onto their good paying jobs as a hedge against another economic downturn....view entire bill

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StartUp Visa Act

A New Visa Category to Attract Entrepreneurs

/ 89% Immigrationsponsored by aGREATER.US

From Senator Mark Udall's website...The StartUp Visa Act is designed to encourage the best and the brightest innovators to found companies here in the United States. The bipartisan bill, which Udall co-sponsored with...view entire bill

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Lump & Jump Act

An optional payment method for Unemployment Insurance

/ 86% Jobssponsored by aGREATER.US

Bill Cimbrelo is an independent candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts. On Sunday, March 04, 2012, @Bill_Cimbrelo said: Lost your job? You should have options regarding your employment insurance. Checkout my idea...view entire bill

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The Economic Patriot Act of America

Economic Patriotism enhances American economy-FAST

/ 80% Economysponsored by Conservative Party USA

Americans must adopt a common-sense policy that encourages Americans to understand the high cost of cheap imports versus the long-term value of “Buying American”. No single shift in domestic economic...view entire bill

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All Energy Jobs Act 3.2.1.

Fossil, Green & Human Energy: A Bipartisan Compromise

/ 77% Energy Policysponsored by aGREATER.US

1. Significantly ease restrictions on ecologically vigilant drilling for oil and natural gas.
2. End tax subsidies for oil companies.
3. Divert those subsidies to green energy projects.

The...view entire bill

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Sin-Tax Wall Street Cyborg Traders

But wealth creation is good!

/ 77% Deficit (Taxes) sponsored by aGREATER.US

You’ve probably seen the bumper sticker “No Farms, No Food,” recent attacks on Wall Street, while many aspects are certainly valid, might suggests a bumper sticker, “No Risk, No Jobs” which is the same as “No...view entire bill

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Systemically Eliminate Unemployment

“Many hands maketh work short.”

/ 76% Jobssponsored by Jerry Wilson

Albert Einstein suggested we employ 9th grade Algebra to resolve the unemployment problem. If unemployment is X simply shorten the workweek X & raise the minimum wage X. The formerly unemployed are pulled back into...view entire bill

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Zero Inflation Tax Policy

Why do we have a recession every 8 to 10 years?

/ 75% Tax Reformsponsored by Committee For Economic Reform and A Better Economic Future

The Zero Inflation Taxation Policy will make our economy more productive and more efficient in preventing poverty. It will help lower the amount of taxes needed to support social programs. It maintains demand more...view entire bill

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The Startup Act

From the Kauffman Foundation Website

/ 67% Economysponsored by aGREATER.US

… The "Startup Act" proposal was unveiled at the National Press Club in Washington by Kauffman President and CEO Carl Schramm and Vice President of Research and Policy Robert Litan. "With a recent Kauffman study...view entire bill

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Good Jobs Bill

From Paul Osterman’s book Good Jobs America

/ 67% Jobssponsored by aGREATER.US

The point of this bill, and the book, is that we not only need more jobs but we also need better paying jobs. The book was co-authored with the late Beth Shulman. This summary was taken from Peter Dizikes, MIT News...view entire bill

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Make the Economy Work for Public Good!

The people, not banks, should direct the economy.

/ 66% Economysponsored by Marc Antonio

Under today's monetary system (since 1913) banks create the national money supply when they make loans. As a result, in deciding where to make these loans, the banks decide what our country does. If banks make more...view entire bill

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Tax Equalization Bill

Tax reform to benefit all American citizens.

/ 56% Tax Reformsponsored by brokeneconomy org

1. Tariff all incoming goods to equalize costs with American made goods. Doing otherwise is subsidizing workers in other countries at the expense of Americans while enriching companies that do not employ Americans. The...view entire bill