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Will President Obama Sit Down With Me To Discuss the FairTax?

latebloomer Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 10:08 AM
I suspect the petition was started before the threshold was increased, grandfathering it in under the old limit. Not that either is likely to matter to this administration.

When someone says “First Amendment” you immediately think about your right to free speech, or perhaps freedom of religion. The First Amendment actually goes beyond that. For those of you who attended government schools, it’s time for a refresher. Here’s the actual wording:

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.”

Most people have a handle on the free speech, freedom of religion and...