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03-27-2013, 12:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Mork View Post
I think the best example is the "Income War Tax Act, 1917", not yet repealed despite the end of a few wars and one change of name.
They are not yet over, for example, Pentagon is still paying pensions to two disabled children of Civil War veterans.
Ten people are still getting pensions from the Spanish-American War, which ended in 1898. Total cost: $50,000 a year.
World War I, $20 million worth of pensions etc

http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/03/2...#storylink=cpy

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