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Colorado Secretary of State files brief in lawsuit to bar Mesa County clerk from election

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(The Center Square) - Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold filed the initial brief in her lawsuit to remove Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters from the upcoming election for allegedly compromising the security of the county's voting system.

‘Tax the rich’? Democrats’ plans to make the wealthy pay a little more will barely dent America’s long slide from progressive taxation

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The House Ways and Means Committee outlined plans on Sept. 13, 2021, to move the top marginal income rate up a couple of notches to 39.6% and to introduce a 3% surtax on incomes above $5 million.