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Useful questions for such an article.

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Huh? Yes they do pay taxes. They may pay little to no federal taxes but they pay local property taxes up the wazzu.

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The land will be redeveloped. In the mean time, we generate $300,000,000 in tax revenue from them. They are simple buildings. They will come down easily in 25, 35, 50 or whenever years and we'll find something new to put in their place. If you don't want to build anything, you are free to…

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The only people who call Potomac Falls that name are people who live there and are pretentious. To everyone else, including most of the people in Potomac Falls, they live in Sterling.

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As long as the people cheering this development are the first in line to pay higher utility rates, accept rolling blackouts and refuse to tax us to pay for the cost to the environment or the return to coal fired power plants.

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That's a fine way to calculate the death rate. But, by doing it that way, you cannot also say that millions have it and don't even know it.

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So, when men were freed, they had it nice and easy? Everyone gave them access to everything they needed? Beatty was recounting a historical fact. Nothing more. Because he mentioned something that was a hardship to a freed man he's a racist?

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This is why things don't get better. In no way did I say people were better off as slaves. The experience Beatty referenced did actually happen to many freed men.

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What a shame. What he said wasn't racist. It wasn't mean. It was an absolute fact of what happened at the time. This says that the goal is not equity. The goal is not to learn through conversations and learning about each other's history. It's to scrub our history clean as if not talking …

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Middleburg has a population of about 850 people. Much less than 500 households. Yes, it comes from tax revenue. Smart of a town to budget a rainy day fund. If it helps the restaurants stay in business, then the restaurants get to continue paying taxes. Not all use of taxes is bad.