Archive for July 14th, 2011

If The U.S. Government Loses Its AAA Rating It Could Potentially Unleash Financial Hell Across The United States

If The U.S. Government Loses Its AAA Rating It Could Potentially Unleash Financial Hell Across The United States

For decades, the U.S. government has had a AAA rating.  On the scales used by the big three credit rating agencies, that is the highest credit rating that a government can get.  Moody's scale actually uses lettering that is a little different from the other two big agencies ("Aaa" instead of  "AAA"), but you...
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Despite Population Increase, Big Island Still Underrepresented in Hawaii State Legislature

I was born on the Fourth of July and feel that it is undemocratic and un-American that the population of Hawaii Island, which has increased 25% since the last census in 2000, is being  denied an additional Senate seat in our State Legislature, so that military people who are not considered state residents and...
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