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WWLP Springfield
House, Senate agree on pay equity bill sought by Bakermost closely resembles the version approved unanimously last week by the House,
House, Senate agree on pay equity bill sought by Baker
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
most closely resembles the version approved unanimously last week by the House, which business organizations like Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) and the Massachusetts Business Roundtable had supported, House and Senate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Long-awaited pay equity bill enters home stretchwe want to do it in a way that’s not really harmful, especially for companies t
Long-awaited pay equity bill enters home stretch
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
we want to do it in a way that’s not really harmful, especially for companies that aren’t aware that they’re doing it.” Associated Industries of Massachusetts, one of the state’s largest business groups, opposed an earlier Senate version of the... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Legislature passes ‘long overdue’ bill on pay equality | July 22, 2016employer to protect the confidential information about employee wages should an
Legislature passes ‘long overdue’ bill on pay equality | July 22, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 2 days ago
employer to protect the confidential information about employee wages should another employee seek that information. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), a business advocacy group, states that “the essential accomplishment of this... Read more
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Roll Call
Is Carlos Beruff for Real?“And I will continue down that path." He undoubtedly starts the primary as an
Is Carlos Beruff for Real?
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
“And I will continue down that path." He undoubtedly starts the primary as an underdog: A poll released last week from the Associated Industries of Florida showed him trailing the senator by more than 60 points. But Beruff and his advisers, who... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senate advancing family leave, drunk driving, human trafficking billsfor their employees, though they may require an employee provide up to 50 perce
Senate advancing family leave, drunk driving, human trafficking bills
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
for their employees, though they may require an employee provide up to 50 percent of the required contribution. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts has opposed paid family and medical leave legislation throughout the session, raising... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. Treasury urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA railcarsrefer the matter to the president, according to the Treasury’s website. “In ef
U.S. Treasury urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA railcars
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
refer the matter to the president, according to the Treasury’s website. “In effect, American railcar manufacturers and its associated industries, such as steel, are now competing against the resources of the world’s second largest economy,” the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. wins delay on federal health insurance rulesfederal formula by 2019. The rules apply to businesses with 50 or fewer employ
Mass. wins delay on federal health insurance rules
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
federal formula by 2019. The rules apply to businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Christopher P. Geehern, spokesman for Associated Industries of Massachusetts, an employer group, said that without the temporary reprieve insurance costs could... Read more
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Boston Globe
US urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA subway carsrefer the matter to the president, according to the Treasury’s website. “In ef
US urged to probe Chinese company building MBTA subway cars
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
refer the matter to the president, according to the Treasury’s website. “In effect, American railcar manufacturers and its associated industries, such as steel, are now competing against the resources of the world’s second-largest economy,” the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Port of Seattle Announces 10% Second Quarter GrowthLyttle. “More passengers through our airport mean more business for our vendors
Port of Seattle Announces 10% Second Quarter Growth
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Lyttle. “More passengers through our airport mean more business for our vendors, taxi drivers, hotels and so many other associated industries. Sea-Tac has many projects in the works which will produce even more jobs as we anticipate welcoming... Read more
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The Hill
Dozens of lawmakers blast Chinese rail car dealthe companies to pursue its international trade agenda,” the lawmakers wrote. “
Dozens of lawmakers blast Chinese rail car deal
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
the companies to pursue its international trade agenda,” the lawmakers wrote. “American railcar manufacturers and its associated industries, such as steel, are now competing against the resources of the world’s second largest economy.” Rep.... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Realtors, builders wield political cloutBuilders Association to lobby state legislators and meet with regulators on iss
Realtors, builders wield political clout
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Builders Association to lobby state legislators and meet with regulators on issues that impact the construction trade and associated industries. Asked to provide an example of a recent issue or political campaign that was critically important to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Florida needs procurement, contracting reformstate lagging behind most states in the effective use of technology to make our
POINT OF VIEW Florida needs procurement, contracting reform
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
state lagging behind most states in the effective use of technology to make our state a better place to live and work. The Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) and its Information Technology (IT) Council commends the Florida Legislature for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Noncompetes headed for legislative showdownso to then compromise a compromise doesn’t really make a whole lot of sense,” s
Noncompetes headed for legislative showdown
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
so to then compromise a compromise doesn’t really make a whole lot of sense,” said Christopher Geehern, a spokesman for Associated Industries of Massachusetts. Over the past several years, the contracts have become a key point of friction among... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s official: AIM supports pay equity legislationWhen it comes to the state’s equal pay bill, Associated Industries of Massachus
It’s official: AIM supports pay equity legislation
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
When it comes to the state’s equal pay bill, Associated Industries of Massachusetts has come a long way. That was in January after the Senate passed the bill unanimously. On Wednesday, the day before the House is expected to debate its version of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pay equity bill a long time coming, but its day may soon be herein a form that should assuage many employers worried about the impact of new re
Pay equity bill a long time coming, but its day may soon be here
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
in a form that should assuage many employers worried about the impact of new regulations. The biggest hurdle had been Associated Industries of Massachusetts, but the trade group’s initial war of words faded fast with some modest changes and a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Equal pay bill takes another step toward passingof the bill is similar to legislation passed by the state Senate earlier this y
Equal pay bill takes another step toward passing
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
of the bill is similar to legislation passed by the state Senate earlier this year, but differs in several key areas. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts, one of the state’s largest business groups, said it supports the House bill because... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Algae blooms are trhe color of moneyhad raised $5 million in little more than a year. Much of that money came from
Ron Littlepage: Algae blooms are trhe color of money
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
had raised $5 million in little more than a year. Much of that money came from business friendly groups, such as the Associated Industries of Florida ($750,000) and the Florida Chamber of Commerce ($325,000) You will find the same donors... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Half a billion dollars of consents issued in Baygot a strong construction industry, it's a high employer not just of the trades
Half a billion dollars of consents issued in Bay
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
got a strong construction industry, it's a high employer not just of the trades but suppliers, manufacturers and all the associated industries to the construction industry. "I still believe 2016 going into 2017 is going to be a strong 12 months... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Carlos Beruff says he won't back down to Rubiomentioning Rubio. But Beruff faces a tough road, recent polls show. Rubio was
Carlos Beruff says he won't back down to Rubio
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
mentioning Rubio. But Beruff faces a tough road, recent polls show. Rubio was ahead of him 71 percent to 7 percent in an Associated Industries of Florida Poll released last week. A News 13/Bay News 9poll from late June had Rubio with 63 percent,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beruff says he won't back down to Rubiomentioning Rubio. But Beruff faces a tough road, recent polls show. Rubio was
Beruff says he won't back down to Rubio
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
mentioning Rubio. But Beruff faces a tough road, recent polls show. Rubio was ahead of him 71 percent to 7 percent in an Associated Industries of Florida Poll released last week. A News 13/Bay News 9poll from late June had Rubio with 63 percent,... Read more
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The Herald News
Uncertainty chips away at Mass. business confidencemonth as companies took an increasingly bearish view of the U.S. economy, accor
Uncertainty chips away at Mass. business confidence
The Herald News / Posted 18 days ago
month as companies took an increasingly bearish view of the U.S. economy, according to survey results released Monday. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts' monthly business confidence index dipped 1.6 points to 56.1 in June, the business... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Uncertainty chips away at Mass. business confidencemonth as companies took an increasingly bearish view of the U.S. economy, accor
Uncertainty chips away at Mass. business confidence
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
month as companies took an increasingly bearish view of the U.S. economy, according to survey results released Monday. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts' monthly business confidence index dipped 1.6 points to 56.1 in June, the business... Read more
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Roll Call
Is Carlos Beruff for Real?“And I will continue down that path." He undoubtedly starts the primary as an
Is Carlos Beruff for Real?
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
“And I will continue down that path." He undoubtedly starts the primary as an underdog: A poll released last week from the Associated Industries of Florida showed him trailing the senator by more than 60 points. But Beruff and his advisers,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election 2016: What Top End business really wantsusually a Labor voter but just after reviewing the two major parties, I'm swayi
Election 2016: What Top End business really wants
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
usually a Labor voter but just after reviewing the two major parties, I'm swaying a bit more towards the Liberals."Help out associated industries Despite potentially swinging towards the Coalition, Mr McCue believes some current government... Read more
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Fortune
These 10 Cities Have the Country’s Highest Startup Growthto play a dominant role among high-growth firms,” the Kauffman Foundation notes
These 10 Cities Have the Country’s Highest Startup Growth
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
to play a dominant role among high-growth firms,” the Kauffman Foundation notes in its executive statement, “with tech-associated industries like IT Services, Software, Computer Hardware, and Health among leading high growth industries”. IT... Read more
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New Kerala
MRSAM successfully launched - newkerala.com #84587air defence capability for three different boundary envelopes of the target. T
MRSAM successfully launched - newkerala.com #84587
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
air defence capability for three different boundary envelopes of the target. The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar congratulated the team DRDO, Air Force, IAI, Israel and associated Industries for the hat-trick success of MRSAM weapon s... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga area stylists offer solutions for Trump's haircolumnist Lewis J. Parker wrote for Salon.com during the 2012 presidential elec
Chattanooga area stylists offer solutions for Trump's hair
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
columnist Lewis J. Parker wrote for Salon.com during the 2012 presidential elections. "The political establishment and its associated industries simply use a candidate's appearance as a means of weeding out people who don't act in their interests,"... Read more
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The Hill
Rubio holds massive lead in primaryamong likely GOP primary voters, while businessman Carlos Beruff has seven perc
Rubio holds massive lead in primary
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
among likely GOP primary voters, while businessman Carlos Beruff has seven percent, according to a poll commissioned for Associated Industries of Florida. A majority of Rubio supporters surveyed, 55 percent, said they are "hard" supporters of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House passes bill placing new restrictions on non-compete agreementsagreements before he left office, but encountered opposition from the business
House passes bill placing new restrictions on non-compete agreements
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 days ago
agreements before he left office, but encountered opposition from the business community, including trade groups like Associated Industries of Massachusetts. But AIM said the bill that went before the House on Wednesday represented a middle... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two key changes to the bill limiting noncompetes in Mass.garden leave. That provision was difficult because it was one-size-fits-all.”
Two key changes to the bill limiting noncompetes in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
garden leave. That provision was difficult because it was one-size-fits-all.” Chris Geehern, executive vice president at Associated Industries of Massachusetts, said it’s important to preserve a judge’s right to alter noncompete agreements as... Read more
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Boston Globe
Here’s how the Brexit vote could affect the Mass. economyhas created a huge package of uncertainty, both short-term and long-term,” said
Here’s how the Brexit vote could affect the Mass. economy
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
has created a huge package of uncertainty, both short-term and long-term,” said Chris Geehern, executive vice president at Associated Industries Massachusetts. “Fasten your seat belts. It’s going to be an interesting ride.” Geehern said he expects... Read more

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