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    Congress proposes tax on all Net, data connections

    An influential congressional committee has dropped a political bombshell by suggesting that a tax originally created to pay for the Spanish American War could be extended to all Internet and data connections this year...
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  • #2
    Figures, Rangel was on the committee.

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    • #3
      There's no way that a bill like that would pass.
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      • #4
        They might be able to push it as a line-item on a bigger tax bill, but I still doubt it would go through.

        Of course, who knows what GW Bush and his Republican [buddies in] Congress might do.
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        • #5
          Originally posted by cbergeron
          They might be able to push it as a line-item on a bigger tax bill, but I still doubt it would go through.

          Of course, who knows what GW Bush and his Republican [buddies in] Congress might do.
          Keep in mind that the committee that made the proposal is made up of three Republicans AND three Democrats (and between Hatch and Rockefeller, that's a lot of influence on each side).

          Or six Republicrats. I guess it depends who's counting.
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          • #6
            Republicrats! I love it.

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