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38% of Americans think that most people receiving federal disability benefits don't deserve the money.  Currently 10.9 million Americans receive disability benefits from Social Security, with around $128 billion being paid out in disability payments every year. This has increased from 7.2 million in 2002.  The latest YouGov research shows ...
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(Week of 5/18/2013)  Congressional investigations of the attacks and killings in Benghazi, the accusations that the Internal Revenue Service scrutinized the tax-exempt status of groups that opposed the Administration, and the revelation that the Department of Justice had acquired phone records of the Associated Press as part of an investigation ...
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(Week of 5/18/2013)  Americans continue to be dismayed at the Administration’s handling of the September attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya but nearly two in three see politics in the continuing Congressional investigations of the event, according to the latest Economist/YouGov Poll. A third thinks the investigations are ...
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Who you vote for largely determines who you think contributes the most to the federal budget. In recent years politics has been dominated by questions of how to control federal spending, with Republican leaders calling for significant cuts to federal spending - cuts which Democrats have largely opposed. States that ...
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In the current flurry of administration controversies, the Department of Justice subpoenaing phone records is the story which the most Americans find worrying Recent weeks have seen three scandals engulf the Obama administration—the ongoing investigations into the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya, the announcement that the IRS ...
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A large part of the American population thinks that drone strikes in Pakistan should stop if the Pakistani government requests it. Pakistan recently held a general election which was won by Nawaz Sharif's Muslim League, who will form a government on May 25th. There has been speculation that the new ...
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