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IS THE BANKRUPTCY BILL FAIR AND BALANCED?
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The Senate voted to pass the bankrupty abuse prevention act. With
the exception of a minor rewording of the definition of "special
circumstances" and exempting totally disabled veterans,
every proposed amendment, including those attacking predatory
lending practices and corporate retirement fund theft was blocked.
If you think the bill should now be passed by the house (S 256) as well,
"Yes", otherwise if you believe it does not strike a fair balance
between the rights of consumers and
power of banks and credit card companies, then vote
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