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J&A Fall Workshop
October 29, 2011


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U.S. Deficit Deal Explained
archive, 8/18/2011

The U.S. Debt & Budget Deal
archive: 8/3/2011

U.S. Budget Update
archive: 5/26/2011

U.S. Budget Primer
archive: 4/12/2011

Taxes and Economic Development 101
2pm, 5/24/2011







Justice and Advocacy Resource Links

Economic Divide: The Shrinking Middle Class

CONTENTS:



Economic Inequality

Economic Inequality - Faith Based Resources

Biblical/Theological Reflection

The Bible includes so many texts on economic issues that thousands of relevant commentaries have been written. Gospel examples include Luke 6:20-26 (Beatitudes), or Luke 16:19-31 (Rich Man and Lazarus), Luke 12:13-21 (Rich Landowner), to name just a few.

U.S. Tax Policy - Federal and State

Pennsylvania Tax Policy

Minimum Wage/Living Wage/Maximum Wage



Advocacy and Public Policy



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