Destroy, as you have threatened, you United States, the ten million coolies we have forced upon your shores--why, the amount scarcely equals half of our excess birth rate for a year.
It is true, three Chinese were killed by the tubes dropping on their heads from so enormous a height; but what were three Chinese against an excess birth rate of twenty millions?
Still more striking is the evidence from our domestic animals of many kinds which have run wild in several parts of the world: if the statements of the rate
of increase of slow-breeding cattle and horses in South America, and latterly in Australia, had not been well authenticated, they would have been quite incredible.
That uncertainty made it difficult to marshal support for a preemptive attack on inflation--that is, for raising interest rates
in anticipation of a rise in inflation.
As an additional matter, Premier McGuinty's letter of September 16, 2003, to the Chief Election Officer said that the new government would "maintain all existing other corporate taxes at today's rates
Therefore, it makes sense--and saves time and money as well--to base company-specific rates
on a standard template and deal with the 20% of exceptions only where necessary, rather than starting from ground zero each time.
With economic activity more clearly on the upswing, however, and prospects for a breakthrough on the federal budget seeming to fade, intermediate- and long-term interest rates
reversed course in February and trended up over subsequent months.
With the market approach, you let forward exchange rates
and your observations on currency volatility guide your choices.
The sharp increase in interest rates
that peaked in 1980 changed the situation.
The Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993 (RRA) increased individual tax rates
by creating a fourth bracket of 36% on taxable income in excess of $140,000 for married filing jointly, or in excess of $115,000 for singles.
With more people uninsured, providers and hospitals would experience increased bad debt, which would then be passed on to the community through higher rates
are faster in metal molds and the resultant ductile iron nodule count in a metal mold is extremely high (500-1000 m|m.