Thursday, January 29, 2004



"The Disabled Veterans Tax is a 100% tax on the retirement pay of Military Retirees. If you draw VA Disability and are a Military Retiree the amount of your VA Disability is taxed at 100% and taken from your retirement check.

Such a practice is morally wrong, yet to get by with it the Republican Leadership, and groups that support such stealing from our Military Retirees, call the practice "Concurrent Receipt" trying to deceive the public into believing such a practice is justified, by wrongly implying the Retiree is somehow drawing two paychecks for the exact same thing.

Nothing could be farther from the truth!"

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The background image on this page is a Hebrew translation of the verse from Bob Dylan's song  It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding), from which the title of this blog is taken. Translation courtesy of Yoram Aharon of Hod-HaSharon's page--found via YudelLine-- which has many Dylan lyrics in Hebrew.