Jan 30 - Michael McMahon becomes the first Labour MSP to break ranks over repeal
2131 would repeal
section 8(a) of the 1934 act and amend section 7 substantially.
Never before has a strong bipartisan majority voted to repeal
an entitlement program of this magnitude," commented Dean Clancy, Vice President of Health Care Policy at FreedomWorks.
To determine whether repeal
has compromised the military, the study's co-authors pursued multiple research methodologies including in-depth interviews, on-site field observations of military units, and survey analysis.
But in reality, Obama and congressional Democrats pulled a rabbit out of a hat with DADT repeal
The law stubbornly survived numerous repeal
attempts, even as public mood shifted on gay rights.
offered an amendment for repeal
that didn't include any offsets and was voted down 44-53.
Stated simply, TEI believes the inclusion of the LIFO repeal
proposal in the Gas Price Relief and Rebate Act was misguided.
The vote, which was originally slated for last year before it was postponed in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, will either launch the Senate into an extended debate over repeal
or end all legislative activity on the subject for at least another year.
The Van Nuys congressman this week teamed up with a small group of lawmakers trying to repeal
the 22nd Amendment, which limits presidents to two terms in office.
domestic furor over jobs going overseas and revenue creation offshore, and Congress is stepping in, taking decisive action to repeal
, in some cases, and replace existing tax measures.
have rejected an effort led by Domino's Pizza magnate Tom Monaghan to repeal
a city law banning discrimination toward gays.
524 is another indication that the pressure, mounted by beer wholesalers and the small business community, remains strong for permanent repeal
of the death tax.
On tax relief, the plan calls for the permanent repeal
of the estate tax.
and Boston-based Manulife Financial have joined a growing list of insurers that promise to let policyholders cancel or modify their life policies if the federal government extends the estate tax repeal