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Grant Parish, Louisiana - History - Population and Politics
... The parish has had a 4.3 percent growth rate compared to 1.7 percent for its larger neighbor, Rapides Parish ... Mitt Romney polled 7,082 votes (81.7 percent) in his 2012 race against the Democrat U.S ... Obama, who trailed with 1,422 votes (16.4 percent) ...
Economy Of Swaziland
... forestry and mining accounting for about 13 percent of GDP, manufacturing (textiles and sugar-related processing) representing 37 percent of GDP and ...
Kenya - Economy
... is one of the least developed and largely inefficient, employing 75 percent of the workforce compared to less than 3 percent in the food secure developed countries ... financial activity over the last decade, and now contributes 62 percent of GDP ... Unfortunately, a massive 22 percent of GDP still comes from the unreliable agricultural sector which employs 75 percent of the labor force (a consistent characteristic of under-developed economies that have not ...
Medicaid - Enrollment
... numbered 39.9 million Americans, the largest group being children (18.4 million or 46 percent) ... Medicaid payments currently assist nearly 60 percent of all nursing home residents and about 37 percent of all childbirths in the United States ... The federal government pays on average 57 percent of Medicaid expenses ...
John Curtin
... to its greatest win with two thirds of seats in the lower house and over 58 percent of the two-party preferred vote, and 55 percent of the primary vote and a ... retained government at the 1946 election with over 54 percent of the two-party vote and a continued Senate majority ...

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    Art is 110 percent sweat.
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