A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows about one in four middle school and high school students are exposed to secondhand aerosol from e-cigarettes. Too many people still erroneously think e-cigarettes are harmless.
The richest one percent of U.S. taxpayers pay less in taxes, just five percent of their income, than undocumented immigrants who pay eight percent. That’s according to a new report from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.
Meg Wiehe, the director of programs for the group, says the findings show widespread claims that immigrants are a drain on taxpayers are simply not true.
“Like you and like me and like everyone else, they pay sales and excise taxes when they purchase goods and services, they pay property taxes directly on their homes or indirectly as renters, and many undocumented immigrants are also paying income taxes,” she explained.
Billions of taxes paid by undocumented immigrants
Physicians say Medicare for All would help President Donald Trump make good on promises for better coverage and benefits.
Wildlife habitat near corn-ethanol refineries has been destroyed at a fast pace since a federal law was passed to produce more biofuels according to a new study from the University of Minnesota Duluth, the University of Wisconsin and the National Wildlife Federation.