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Federal Sugar Subsidy a Relic of Depression-Era Politics
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Federal Sugar Subsidy a Relic of Depression-Era Politics

Citizens for a Sound Economy (CSE) used the occasion of a today’s hearing in the Senate Agriculture Committee to remind Americans that the demise of the federal sugar subsidy is long overdue.

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: School Choice
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Activist Handbook 2000: School Choice

School Choice Why CSE Cares The Issue:

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: Lawsuit Abuse
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Activist Handbook 2000: Lawsuit Abuse

Ending Lawsuit Abuse Why CSE Cares The Issue:

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: Personal Retirement Accounts
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Activist Handbook 2000: Personal Retirement Accounts

Personal Retirement Accounts Why CSE Cares There are twin crises facing the Social Security system, and our national political leaders cannot hide from this reality: The first crisis is financial. If nothing is done, the system will begin running cash deficits in just 15 years and will need to be bailed out with $11.3 trillion worth of new income taxes or government borrowing to pay its bills. The program’s long-term liabilities are a whopping $22 trillion - six times today’s national debt.

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: Medicare and Prescription Drugs
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Activist Handbook 2000: Medicare and Prescription Drugs

Medicare Reform and Prescription Drugs Why CSE Cares The Issue: CSE believes that health care services are products that are best allocated through the decisions of individuals in the private marketplace. Health care services are, at times, critically important, and a market-based system offers the best chance to expand choices and control costs: government control of health care is typically inequitable, inefficient and irrational. Medicare, which provides health care to America’s elderly and disabled, is a case in point. The Problem:

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: Gasoline Tax and Global Warming
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Activist Handbook 2000: Gasoline Tax and Global Warming

The Clinton-Gore Administration’s Anti-Consumer Energy Policy Why CSE Cares The Issue: Gasoline prices have risen 50 cents to 60 cents per gallon over the past six months, and in some areas costs more than $2.00 per gallon. The surging price of gasoline has highlighted America’s increasing dependence on foreign oil. In 1974, net imports of crude oil supplied about 35% of our gas needs. Imports now supply more than 55% of U.S. petroleum consumption, the highest ever.

07/26/2000
Activist Handbook 2000: Technology Policy
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Activist Handbook 2000: Technology Policy

Technology Policy Why CSE Cares High technology promises to give Americans better and faster products and services, yet government seems to limit innovation at every turn. Whether through taxation, regulation or litigation, government just can’t keep its hands off of high technology. Across the nation, federal, state, and local governments seem bent on stunting the development of telecommunications, software and computer hardware. Governments strangle technology development for several reasons:

07/26/2000
Tech Bytes - Tid Bits in Tech News: Not that Toysmart a Decision
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Tech Bytes - Tid Bits in Tech News: Not that Toysmart a Decision

Last Friday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) resolved the controversial Toysmart.com bankruptcy case. After ceasing operations on May 22, 2000, Toysmart.com contracted with a Boston-based management-consulting firm, The Recovery Group, to solicit bids for its assets. Among the assets was a customer list, which contained names, e-mail addresses, and payment information.

07/26/2000
CSE Highlights Tort Reform as Gov. George W. Bush Announces Vice Presidential Running Mate
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CSE Highlights Tort Reform as Gov. George W. Bush Announces Vice Presidential Running Mate

When Gov. Bush announced his vice presidential candidate, Texas CSE staff and key activists were there to highlight the issue of tort reform. Austin CSE activist Mark Wallace said he shook hands with Gov. Bush and Dick Cheney. In a CSE T-shirt and wearing CSE lapel stickers, Angel Arbitua, CSE' s Hispanic grassroots coordinator, was interviewed by a reporter with the WB affiliate in Dallas who said they wanted to cover the Dallas departure of his 55 Hispanic youths heading to the GOP convention on a bus.

07/26/2000
A 'Petri Dish' in the Pacific; Conservative Network Aligned With DeLay Makes Marianas a Profitable Cause
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A 'Petri Dish' in the Pacific; Conservative Network Aligned With DeLay Makes Marianas a Profitable Cause

BY Juliet Eilperin

Last year, two close associates of one of the most powerful members of the U.S. House spent part of their New Year's holiday 8,000 miles from Washington in the Northern Marianas. Although the islands are known for their balmy weather, golf courses and great snorkeling, the trip could hardly be described as a junket--the advisers to House Majority Whip Tom DeLay (R-Tex.) were there on a political mission.

07/26/2000

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