In a 51-49 vote late last night, the Senate approved an elitist tax cut of $350 billion through 2013. In addition, the stock dividend tax will be cut in half, making the burden of the military industrial complex fall even more heavily on the poor and the dwindling middle class. VP Dick Cheney cast the tie-breaking vote. Try to look past the new big terror story to find this in your newspaper or newsite.

- Cheryl Meeker [Friday, May 16th, 2003]


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