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- South Dakotans to vote on wireless tax. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;8/14/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p13
The article reports on the decision of the South Dakota Supreme Court to put a 4-percent gross-receipts tax on wireless service on a ballot initiative. The decision is a victory for Verizon Wireless, which led the effort to have the initiative placed on the ballot. If South Dakota voters reject...
- Pickering first pick in Mississippi. Gizzi, John // Human Events;3/22/96, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p16
Reports that Charles Pickering topped the nine-candidate Republican primary field for the seat of retiring Representative Sonny Montgomery on Mississippi. Performance of other Republican contenders.
- Blacks' Protests Doom Pickering's Appeals Court Confirmation. // Jet;4/1/2002, Vol. 101 Issue 15, p4
Reports that the United States Senate Judiciary Committee voted against confirming President George W. Bush's nominee, Mississippi federal judge Charles Pickering, for the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
- PARROT-FEVER CASES. Hentoff, Nat // Editor & Publisher;3/3/2003, Vol. 136 Issue 9, p26
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- NAACP hails Pickering defeat. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;3/21/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 12, p4
Reports on the nomination of Charles Pickering to the position of 5th Circuit Court of Appeals by U.S. President George W. Bush. Satisfaction of the NAACP on the negative vote; Importance on the appointments of judicial positions; Opposition of the organization to the appointment.
- Pickering vote due again this week. // New York Amsterdam News;3/14/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 11, p5
Focuses on the nomination of Charles W. Pickering Sr. on a seat on the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in the U.S. Enforcement of the interracial marriage ban; Implication of opposing the civil rights organizations; Delay of the votation.
- A Less Taxing Process. Volfson, Inna // Wireless Review;12/01/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 23, p20
Focuses on the impact of the Mobile Telecommunications Sourcing Act, which determines where wireless services in the United States are subject to tax. Taxation issues prior to the passage of the Act; Provisions of the Act; Benefits offered by the Act.
- Tax Jurisdiction Bill Unveiled for Wireless Industry. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/21/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30752, p4
Reports on a tax jurisdiction bill for the wireless telecommunications industry in the United States. Absence of effect on state and local tax collections; Provisions of the bill.
- Judiciary Committee Takes Back Taxation. // Wireless Week;05/15/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 20, p1
Focuses on the rivalry in the United States Congress that complicated the taxation of wireless communications in 2000. Bill passed by a House judiciary subcommittee; Contents of the bill passed by the Commerce Committee.