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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

You get to vote.

Oct 02, 2018 06:49 AM
Rainmaker
630,101
Ajay Pandya
e-Merge Real Estate - Columbus, OH
Realtor Ajay Pandya

Isn't it like that?

Apr 19, 2018 10:42 PM
Rainmaker
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Nina nailed this one!

Sep 19, 2017 04:42 AM
Rainmaker
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

David, this may just be the question of the century! Maybe we should stop electing those people.

Apr 15, 2015 08:56 PM
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I've asked this question many times, and no one can give me the correct answer. 

Apr 15, 2015 12:17 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

Because they make the laws and the rules to suit them.  They think it is a perk.That is why so many clamor to get elected and quickly forget all their political promises.

Apr 15, 2015 11:51 AM
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Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239
Real Estate One - Commerce, MI
Michigan homes for sale ~ yesmyrealtor@gmail.com

You must be talking about the IRS as it is that time of the year.

Apr 15, 2015 11:25 AM
Rainmaker
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

The main ingredients are 43% apathy and 41% ignorance David Shamansky

Apr 15, 2015 06:48 AM
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Spirit Messingham
Tierra Antigua Realty - Tucson, AZ
Third Generation Full-Time Realtor® 520 471-6900

Not sure I can agree that they do whatever they want.  If so, that might include hauling away anyone who spoke poorly of "them" on an open forum...

Apr 15, 2015 06:09 AM
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Evelyn M Epperson
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Johns Creek, GA
A Tradition Of [Excellence, Trust & Service]

The number 1 reason is they make the laws and exclused themselves.  The most recent law they did that with was Obamacare.  We have to live with it but they do not!

Apr 15, 2015 03:55 AM
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Sharon Altier
Coldwell Banker Realty - Elmhurst, IL
Your Real Estate Partner

What's the motto...?  "Do as I say, not as I do?"

Apr 15, 2015 03:54 AM
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John Meussner
Mortgages in AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, MD, MN, MT, NC, NJ, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI - Fair Oaks, CA
#MortgageMadeEasy Fair Oaks, CA 484-680-4852

Because the masses, who control elections, are more worried about keeping up with the Kardashians than what's going on with our country.  The Feds wouldnt have any control if people woke up, realized how they operate, and did something about it.  Ron Paul wanted to end the Fed & IRS, and he was mocked & laughed at.  He may have had a 'crazy old uncle' demeanor, but he had a lot of good ideas that people dismissed completely out of ignorance.

Apr 15, 2015 03:30 AM
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John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

This question needs to be remembered at election time. 

Apr 15, 2015 03:20 AM
Rainmaker
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Bruce Walter
Keller Williams Realty Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana - West Lafayette, IN

David, people need to speak up and demand accountability!  If we did they would!  People are not informed and have no interest.  Also it would appear a lot of the news stories are not covered be network TV so the public who does watch the network news know little about the story unless they read!

Good case in point was a year ago when the IRS had been seizing tax refunds of adult children whose deceased parents were alleged by the Social Security Administration to have received an overpayment dating back to the 1960's!!!

The SSA provided no documentation and they had the IRS go after the tax refunds of the adult children, without any due process because the parents were dead!  The Washington Post  broke the story and people picked up on it and the SSA and IRA stopped immediately due to Congressional pressure.  A democratic government needs a vigorous free press!!!

Apr 15, 2015 02:58 AM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

These are good thoughts to keep in mind at the next election.

Apr 15, 2015 02:53 AM