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10 Winners From Obama's Green Job Incentives

10 Winners From Obama's Green Job Incentives | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it

 

Tax Credit Requested: $141,870,000

Project Location: Hemlock, Mich.

Hemlock plans to expand a manufacturing plant that produces polycrystalline silicon, a liquid silicon that is used in the production of solar panels.


 

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As of 1/14/13 the new plant in Clarksville Tn, $1.9 billion to build lays off 300. City unsure of next step

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Why Rand Paul Calls This Bill An 'Abomination'

Why Rand Paul Calls This Bill An 'Abomination' | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it
The Senate passed a version of the National Defense Authorization Act that was stripped of a prohibition of the indefinite military detention of US citizens on American soil by an 81-14 vote on Friday, but only after a furious dissent on the...
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Obama may move on gun control issue without Congress; NRA promises fight - allvoices

Obama may move on gun control issue without Congress; NRA promises fight - allvoices | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it
Obama may move on gun control issue without Congress; NRA promises fight allvoices This brings up some serious legal and ethical questions: In the event that the NRA manages to make good its threat to block new gun regulations, should Obama utilize...
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Executive order is in place, thinks he's big man now, "moved on up to the eastside".

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Wyoming lawmakers introduce bill to nullify federal gun control measures, jail federal agents

Wyoming lawmakers introduce bill to nullify federal gun control measures, jail federal agents | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it
This week, Wyoming lawmakers introduced a bill banning the federal government from enforcing an assault weapons ban or a prohibition on high-capacity magazines in the state, calling the effort an atte (RT @HeyTammyBruce: Wyoming, you had me w 'hello'...
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Wyoming is the place to be, at least the law markers there get it.

 

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HSC announcement leave questions on past deals

Monday's announcement that Hemlock Semiconductor will delay its plans to open the Clarksville facility has left some local officials wondering how…
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MIT to conduct internal probe in wake of Aaron Swartz's suicide

MIT to conduct internal probe in wake of Aaron Swartz's suicide | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it
University president says MIT will launch an investigation of the school's role in the events that led up to the Internet activist taking his own life Friday. Read this article by Steven Musil on CNET News.
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Why is MIT doing an internal investigation? What role would they be concerned about? That the crime that he was charged with was false? Pay attention, there will be more push for SOPA,PIPA,CISPA you ready?

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Allen West: Gun Control Is 'Your Index Finger' (VIDEO)

Allen West: Gun Control Is 'Your Index Finger' (VIDEO) | Wake up, Stand up | Scoop.it
Former Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) said gun control comes down to the finger you pull the trigger with, calling the larger discussion on gun violence part of a "political agenda." "This is your gun control, this finger right here -- your ...
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Finally a politician that knows what gun control is! Thank Mr. West, Allen West.

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