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amazon
jerry, Increasingly amazon is paying sales tax. around 20 states now. That is more than some other competitors. Amazon is an easy target because of their size. They pay in TX, CA, and NY.

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 16, 1:06pm

Re: Re: stats
Jen, For some one that claims to understand stats, you keep failing to. You still are ignoring second incomes. Many are part time jobs that are on the side. I have several people that work so...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 16, 9:55am

stats
Jen, Perhaps you don't understand statistics all that well? Just because over half are young, it doesn't mean that "about half" adults trying to support families. No where in...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 15, 9:39pm

jen
"Although workers under age 25 represented only about one-fifth of hourly paid workers, they made up about half of those paid the federal minimum wage or less" That is from your link a...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 15, 4:57pm

re:
Jen, The data I have seen suggests that it is 30% that are single incomes trying to be a lone income (not a family unit with double incomes or teens at home/college). Plus as Rick points out ...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 15, 4:52pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: why?
"If you make minimum wage and work 60 hours a week, your GROSS is only 1,860 a month. Take out taxes, medicare, FICA... Now try to live even by yourself on $1400/month take home." I...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 15, 3:22pm

moon
I am drinking coffee since I was up late watching it. Perfectly clear on the Palouse. Very nice eclipse.

In Other Activities » Lunar Eclipse Tonight
April 15, 11:37am

Re: Re: why?
"I don't think you're going to get very far with this line of argument." I firmly believe that the 40 hours a week is not a maximum if you are poor. Just working 40 is pretty ...

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 15, 11:35am

all you need to know
On minimum wage is that unions support it. Sure only 2 percent of union employees make minimum wage. They want to increase the cost of their competition, not help the poor out.

In Chaff » ah, pesky government regulations strangling small business!
April 14, 8:45pm

Re: So predictable
Come on Ken. You brought race into this, not Matthew

In Chaff » Bundy......A True American Hero?
April 14, 8:41pm

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Katabatic Gear Company
After showing my wife my quilt, she decided at the last minute that she wanted to try a quilt instead of her regular bag when we went backpacking in Colorado. I emailed Aaron Martray at Katabatic Gea...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 03, 9:21am