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Raise

An increase in one's wages or salary. A company may offer a raise for seniority, exceptional work performance or some other reason. Some raises are automatic, especially to account for the cost of living, while others must be requested or earned. In the UK, a raise is sometimes called a rise.
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The Tea Party doesn't have a monopoly on anger, progressives are mad as hell too," said Jamie Court, author of The Progressive's Guide to Raising Hell and president of Consumer Watchdog.
It asks the public to turn to Consumer Watchdog and The Progressive's Guide to Raising Hell for answers about how to use anger to get the change we voted for.
The battle proven tactics of Consumer Watchdog told in The Progressive's Guide to Raising Hell show how it can be done, and how the social media revolution allows anyone of us to do it from our own computer.
The public can read about The Progressive's Guide To Raising Hell at http://www.
Everybody there knew her because she was always raising hell,'' said LAPD Detective Rocky Sherwood, who headed up the investigation of Fleeman's murder.
Reformed wildman Rod Stewart has told how his two teenage children are raising hell in his footsteps.
ENOUGH IS ENOUGH contains dozens of heartening case histories from across the country of ordinary citizens who made a difference in their community, state, nation or the world by raising hell.
RADAR cheers Jamie Babbit for her new film But I'm a Cheerleader; '50s muscle magazines come to life in Beefcake; auctioning Marilyn Monroe; and raising hell this Halloween on Castro Street.
The releases include Run-DMC (1984), King of Rock (1985), Raising Hell (1986), Tougher Than Leather (1988), Back From Hell (1990) and Down With The King (1993) from a catalog that has sold over 25 million albums and singles worldwide, and has spanned a career of sixteen years.
Produced by Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin, Raising Hell (1986), skyrocketed to No.
Other popular singles from the Raising Hell album include "It's Tricky" (No.