As deadline looms, Democrats scramble to avert US government shutdown

The Senate could vote on Wednesday or Thursday on a bipartisan resolution to fund federal operations through early December, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said. “With so many critical issues to address, the last thing the American people need right now is a government shutdown. This will prevent one from happening,” Schumer said.Did you miss our previous article… https://www.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org/?p=76 Octavio Lewiswww.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org

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UIDAI slashes Aadhaar authentication charge to Rs 3: CEO Saurabh Garg

“We have slashed the rate from Rs 20 per authentication to Rs 3 and the objective has been to ensure that different agencies, entities should be able to use the power of digital infrastructure which has been created by the state that needs to be used to provide people with ease of living with dignity,” Garg said.Did you miss our previous article… https://www.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org/?p=64 Octavio Lewiswww.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org

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View: Why it’s time for India to give Modern Monetary Theory a chance

Standard economics books don’t teach us this. But seen in this new light, GoI does not need our money (taxes or borrowings) to spend. It is the State that creates money, so it can never run out of it. This is the most liberating idea behind Modern Monetary Theory.Did you miss our previous article… https://www.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org/?p=61 Octavio Lewiswww.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org

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