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CHICAGO - JUNE 12:  H.J. Heinz Co. products are displayed at a grocery store June 12, 2003 in Chicago, Illinois. Heinz announced today that its quarterly net earnings dropped sharply sending its stock down more than 3 percent due to increasing costs.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

HJ Heinz Buying Kraft And Building A $28 Billion Food Giant

Two well-known American brands are merging, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world

03/25/2015

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Fla. Senators Divided On Buffett Rule

The “Buffett Rule,” which has split Florida’s U.S. Senate delegation, will likely come to a vote this week as Republicans and Democrats begin posturing for November’s general election.

CBS4–04/16/2012

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Exclusive: Sen. Marco Rubio Criticizes Obama, So-Called “Buffett Rule”

As President Barack Obama campaigned in South Florida on behalf of the so-called Buffett Rule – a plan whereby the wealthiest Americans would be required to pay at least 30 percent in income taxes – Senator Marco Rubio sat down with CBS4 News for an extended interview in which he criticized the proposed law.

CBS4–04/10/2012

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Something Extra: Where Are All the Billionaires?

We can all dream of being billionaires. This year, Forbes Magazine says twelve hundred and twenty six people have achieved that dream, about a hundred more than last year, and a whole lot more than the hundred forty Forbes found when it started counting a quarter century ago.

CBS4–03/08/2012

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Majority Of Millionaires Want To Pay More Taxes

Congressional Republicans have spent the better part of the past several months refusing to consider tax increases for those making over a million dollars a year. But a new survey calls into question who exactly the GOP is fighting for.

CBS4–10/27/2011

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29 Florida Billionaires, 10 In SoFla, Make Forbes’ List

One of the richest people in South Florida could be your neighbor. Well, maybe not YOUR neighbor, but the the richest man in Florida does live in Miami-Dade, according to the new Forbes 400 ranking of America’s billionaires released Wednesday.

CBS4–09/21/2011