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Posted on 10/06/2012 5:40:07 AM PDT by Jim Robinson
Reporting in from the 7th Annual TexasCowboy Memorial Shoot, this year being held at Aransas Pass, Texas!! We had a great dinner at Captain Benny's last night and this morning we're going to Alice Faye's for breakfast and then to the shoot!!
Only one month to go before Obama is voted OUT!! The 2010 Tea Party Sweeps continue into 2012!! We'll be voting out Obama and as many rats as possible from as many elected offices as possible all across this great land. Let freedom ring!!
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Prayers up for our nation.
"Texas has a "low taxes, low services" reputation. According to the Tax Foundation, Texans' state and local tax burdens rank among the lowest in the nation, 7th lowest nationally; state and local taxes cost $3,580 per capita, or 8.4% of resident incomes.
Texas is one of seven states that lack a state income tax. Instead, the state collects revenue from a state property tax and sales tax, which is charged at the rate of 6.25%, but local taxing jurisdictions (cities, counties, special purpose districts, and transit authorities) may also impose sales and use tax up to 2% for a total maximum combined rate of 8.25%. Texas is a "tax donor state"; in 2005, for every dollar Texans paid to the federal government in federal income taxes, the state received approximately $0.94 in benefits.
In 2010, Site Selection Magazine ranked Texas as the most business-friendly state in the nation, in part because of the state's three-billion-dollar Texas Enterprise Fund. Texas has the joint-highest number of Fortune 500 company headquarters in the United States, along with California.
In 2010, there were 346,000 millionaires in Texas, constituting the second-largest population of millionaires in the nation. "
I made tuna.
In order of importance...
2. Take nap.
Yes, I am lazy. :)
"With patient and firm determination, I am going to press on for jobs. I'm going to press on for equality.
I'm going to press on for the sake of our children. I'm going to press on for the sake of all those families who are struggling right now.
I don't have time to feel sorry for myself.
I don't have time to complain.
I am going to press on. "
LOL!! Me too.
I love peaches.
He was vindicated spectacularly! LOL
With cottage cheese.
I was lazy. Just peaches, LOL!
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