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How the Government Shutdown Impacts Immigration Agencies

The federal government is now in partial shutdown after Congress failed to pass a stopgap measure to keep funding going ahead of the January 20 deadline. How does this impact key immigration agencies? During a shutdown, personnel funded by annual … Continue reading

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The impacts of the Anthropocene

In my prior post, I explained how humans are increasingly altering or influencing natural systems at a planetary level, and not just through climate change.  Now I want to explain a little about the impacts of those changes on human … Continue reading

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How the 2017 Tax Reform Act Impacts Divorcing Couples

The 2017 Tax Reform Act has been signed into law by President Trump. This law significantly changes the tax liability of individuals. For individuals, it preserves the marriage penalty forcing dual income households to file jointly to increase their tax bracket or … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy And Your Credit: The Impacts Of Filing

It is important to understand clearly the benefits of a Chapter 7 or 13 bankruptcy. Research both types of bankruptcy online, and weigh the positives and negatives each would offer you. If you do not understand what you are reading, … Continue reading

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Will Economic Impacts from ETS Help or Hurt Open Skies?

Should the EU ETS take effect in January as planned, the economic effects will reverberate through the industry. By one estimate the total industry-wide cost of compliance in 2012 will be 1.1 billion euros. See Michael Szabo, Easyjet Warns ETS… … Continue reading

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