making less

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Skimpole stretched upon the bed or prostrate on the floor, I found him standing before the fire smiling at Richard, while Richard, with a face of great embarrassment, looked at a person on the sofa, in a white great-coat, with smooth hair upon his head and not much of it, which he was wiping smoother and making less of with a pocket-handkerchief.
He also says that in-state students with parents making less than $30,000 annually will receive free tuition and room and board.
The Comptroller's report highlighted the impact that property tax increases have had on households making less than $250,000, particularly for homeowners earning less than $100,000 per year who make up roughly half of all New York City property tax filers and experience the most significant burdens.
"If you look at underemployment statistics, it means people are making less.
More than half (53 percent) reported making less than $50k.
The combination of making less from borrowers and paying more to savers meant profits fell 21% to PS414m in between January and March.
The combination of making less from borrowers and paying more to savers meant profits fell 21 per cent to PS414million in between January and March.
The amount of tax penalties paid by Americans making less than 50,000 nearly doubled, from $973 million in 2014 to $1.8 billion in 2015.
The state will provide funds to continue a $3.3 million family planning program at no cost to Iowans making less than 300 percent of the federal poverty level.
Students with families making less than $100,000 a year will be eligible for tuition-free education in the fall of 2017.
For tax year 2016, a single worker making less than $14,880 can get up to $506.
Trump biographer Gwenda Blair warned at the time: "There are a lot of angry Democrats and independent voters and I think he can appeal to anyone who is not as successful as they expected to be, making less money than they used to or, in the case of young people, whose opportunities are limited."