Division and Its Discontents
Or you might express the same idea with the fraction 1/2, meaning 1 of 2 equal pieces. (When you write it this ... hand experience I can tell you what it’s like to be mystified by decimals. In 8th grade Ms. Stanton began teaching us how to convert ...
How to Fix the Absurd U.S. Tax System
Camp’s plan also simplifies the tax code by allowing millions of tax filers a larger standard deduction, which means they can forgo the ... our sources tell us. The U.S economy has slogged along at just a little over 2 percent growth during this recovery ...
Furrer calls write-in victory for mayoral post 'stunning'
Havener received 224 votes — 31.64 percent — while 484 write-in votes — 68.36 percent — were cast. In Ward 2, incumbent Tom Musich defeated ... in exchange for $1.03 million and building MoDOT a new 9.5-acre lot at Rahning Road and Highway 30.
Christie’s charter school nightmare: “White flight, and they’re bankrupting us”
When you have massive fundraising drives where you can raise $100,000 … I wish the public ... By limiting the [local] tax increase to 2 percent — 2 percent cap — he’s preventing us from funding it. By [his education commissioner] granting [charter ...
Evangelism 2.5 – A Method, a Structure, and the Current State of Affairs
The status of the church in the U.S. is changing. For instance, Grand Rapids is debating the tax-exempt status of an evangelical group, the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty. Normally these situations can be written off as the ...