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Today, 6:31 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

Would PG and E for instance pay less in local taxes than the Dollar General store three blocks away? I would hardly think so
Today, 6:17 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

A friend of mine is manager of a Best Buy store. Actual store sales started to decline about 3-4 years ago. People would come into the store, ask to see an item, check the price and then tell the...
Today, 5:17 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

Yes they would so it's impossible to set a national livable minimum wage. Many minimum wage jobs in the fast food industry were one classified as part time jobs that were done by college students...
Yesterday, 8:21 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

You can include General Motors, Chrysler-Fiat, Ford, Southwest Airlines and probably every other giant corporation in the same tax benefit.
Yesterday, 8:15 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

I liked that attitude of the Germans towards Walmart who wanted to open stores there. Walmart said they weren't unionized and that was company policy and the Germans told then that we don't need you...
Yesterday, 8:03 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

Maybe I'm wrong but you have to measure the long term benefits of a very large company providing full time employment to hundreds of people against large tax incentives. Unemployment amongst those of...
Yesterday, 7:43 pm
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Views: 13,588
Posted By dc koop

Re: Meghan Markle's sin is being an American that stole Prince Harry?

I can understand the Queen, a highly respected Royal and William and Kate receiving the amount of attention they do but why do people give a monkeys fart about the rest of them? Hangers on and...
Yesterday, 7:26 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

I was earning around 29 dollars an hour as an apprentice lineman but after completing training the pays scale went up significantly. A telephone lineman probably earns a lot less than a power...
Yesterday, 7:08 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

The issue of "survival" probably depend where you live in this country. While a single person earning 25 dollars an hour in California could barely keep their head above water after taxes,...
Yesterday, 4:22 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

I googled this: Amazon told NBC that they paid 2.6 billion in taxes over the last three years and reported 3.4 billion in tax expenses over the same period

Credits for the years when the company...
Yesterday, 4:01 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

And despite all you've said those people in Queens, maybe pretty poor, some working part time, some unemployed lost the opportunity of a full time job and the sense of dignity and worth that goes...
Oct 20th 2019, 10:30 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

California is enjoying record low unemployment thanks to Trump's business policies Just as the rest of the nation is. Where did you get the zero federal income taxes from? I googled Amazon's...
Oct 20th 2019, 10:13 pm
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

Not just fights. Some of the political cartoons of those days would be considered downright libelous today. Hearst Castle in California might be a good venue. Next to the ocean, plenty of sun, no...
Oct 20th 2019, 5:29 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

American politics have always been rough and tumble. The politics of the 1850s thru the 1870s make todays politics look like a schoolgirls debating society.
Oct 20th 2019, 5:08 am
Replies: 97
Views: 4,033
Posted By dc koop

Re: Hillary Clinton 2020 Presidental Candidate?

Hillary is a two time loser. Once against Obama for the Presidential nomination and then Trump. It wouldn't surprise me though if there had been talk amongst the DNC about trotting out a lame old...
Oct 20th 2019, 4:56 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

Because that's how the system works. How many businesses accepted bribes to move out of tax happy California over the past several years? Do I have to send you back to American business practices 101
Oct 20th 2019, 4:51 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

It's a story of whacko Occasio Cortez, dizzy Liz Warren and Amazon. Several hundred jobs that might have come to Queens did not because Cortez wanted to make big splash on her election to Congress....
Oct 19th 2019, 5:46 pm
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

And unless it was murder it never should. The urge to impeach and remove Presidents is something that politicians of both parties should seriously think about if the US is one day not to resemble a...
Oct 19th 2019, 5:02 pm
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

LOL ! Bernie Sanders campaigning in Queens today. Gonna promise lots of jobs !
Oct 19th 2019, 5:24 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

Opinion polls sometimes have a strange way of turning out completely opposite of what was predicted. Case in point the 2016 election
Oct 19th 2019, 5:01 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

Which is puzzling since America has been pumping billions in aid over the decades to help the development of third world countries. I could see some of the solution as being in job retraining and...
Oct 19th 2019, 4:36 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

Dislike him they may but they dislike the Dems even more so they wont sell him down the river you can count on that. I'll also bet that even if a Dem were to win they would still pardon him anyway...
Oct 19th 2019, 4:29 am
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Views: 1,076,789
Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

That tax code of course isn't just to benefit Republican politicians I take it ?

Queens LOL. Jobs don't matter when it comes to politicians scoring a point or two Didn't you know that ?
Oct 19th 2019, 12:07 am
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Views: 1,001
Posted By dc koop

Re: Impeaching Trump about to happen as I predicted in 2016

No silver bullets there. The rust belts were rusting away for eight years while Obama was President. What miracles of economic and job recovery can we expect from the above mentioned?
Oct 19th 2019, 12:02 am
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Posted By dc koop

Re: President Trump

Well I know Bill Gates was notorious for using slave labour and working his employees 20 hour days
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