My Turn: Old associations: Hopeful developments on campaigns and guns

...contributors can give again and again, as their average contribution of $30 is nowhere near the individual cap of $2,700. Millionaires who have capped out must give to PACs, and so far the super PACs are not having the same degree of influence as they've...
Oil collapse tests US colleges as donors dry up

...spring there had been a "pause to some conversations" amid efforts to raise $43 million for new training facilities."The millionaires are worried," said Richard White, dean of the College of Business at Louisiana State University.Students could feel...
As millionaires, Alaskans could buy back their politicians

...each of its 650,000 citizens, making every Alaskan a millionaire. Sound off on the important issues at I can think of...reason this would be a good idea. Once we're all millionaires, we could pool our collective funds to buy back one...
Make everyone millionaires

...eventually. This idea has support of both houses of Congress for good reason. It is cost-effective in the long run and everyone ends up being millionaires, at least our kids will. Too bad kids can't vote. Yet. Robin Craviotto Palmer
Fight between millionaires is over

...players and owners marched together to the brink, peered over, and decided they'd really like to make the world safer for millionaires after all. The labor agreement in the NBA ends a dispute that was epic among sports celebrities but a yawner for much of...
My Turn: The admission fee for living in paradise speaking, a lot of Alaskans can afford new taxes. Measuring the private wealth by the concentration of millionaires, we rank fifth among states while Juneau is ninth of all cities across the country. But I suspect the wealthier members...
Trying to scrape by with only $7.5M in investable assets

...that 42 percent of millionaires still do not feel...the 58 percent of millionaires who say they feel...Fidelity Millionaire Outlook March 14...average age of the millionaires in the Fidelity survey...this, but being a millionaire carries certain expectations...
My Turn: A plan to end a regressive entitlement

...all. But the inverse isn't either. If fairness is based on need and nothing else, then it's not fair that the single millionaire gets a $2,000 check from the state while the single mom in her example only gets $6,000 for her family of three. Besides...
SETI funding cut and the death of curiosity

In a country where some corporations do not pay taxes, millionaires get farm subsidies and a presidential candidate can run up a half-million-dollar tab at Tiffany's, we're deferring an...
Pot legal, but finances remain in black market

...Marijuana Control Board."It's not that (banks are) anti-marijuana," he said. "They see the green rush. They see millionaires being made overnight in other states. But banks are risk averse. They last thing a banker wants is to be under the hammer...


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