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Miami New Times
Poll: Clinton Sweeps Floor with Trump (and Cruz) in Floridathe Sunshine State, that doesn't seem to be the case anymore. In fact, a new p
Poll: Clinton Sweeps Floor with Trump (and Cruz) in Florida
Miami New Times / Posted 8 hours ago
the Sunshine State, that doesn't seem to be the case anymore. In fact, a new poll commissioned by the Republican-leaning Associated Industries of Florida shows Clinton sweeping the floor with Trump (and also with Ted Cruz, for what's that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: Public universities like UNF stand to win with incoming Senate president Negrondisputes through a legal process outside of civil courts. The ruling drew criti
Tia Mitchell: Public universities like UNF stand to win with incoming Senate president Negron
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
disputes through a legal process outside of civil courts. The ruling drew criticism from the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Associated Industries of Florida and the Florida Justice Reform Institute, all of which said they are concerned about... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Justices strike down workers comp fee lawentitled to a fee that deviates from the fee schedule."The ruling drew quick re
Justices strike down workers comp fee law
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
entitled to a fee that deviates from the fee schedule."The ruling drew quick rebukes from the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Associated Industries of Florida and the business-backed Florida Justice Reform Institute, all of which raised the specter of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tunisia's security first approacheconomy Yet with tourism such a huge part of the Tunisian economy, comprising
Tunisia's security first approach
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
economy Yet with tourism such a huge part of the Tunisian economy, comprising 8 percent of GDP directly but much more in associated industries, it has been a priority for the country to be seen as safe again for the cruise ship passengers and the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Court calls $1.53 an hour lawyer fee unconstitutionalof attorney's fees sought in the case were $36,817.50. The ruling drew quick r
Court calls $1.53 an hour lawyer fee unconstitutional
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
of attorney's fees sought in the case were $36,817.50. The ruling drew quick rebukes from the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Associated Industries of Florida and the business-backed Florida Justice Reform Institute, all of which raised the specter of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Court calls $1.53 an hour lawyer fee unconstitutionalof attorney's fees sought in the case were $36,817.50. The ruling drew quick r
Court calls $1.53 an hour lawyer fee unconstitutional
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
of attorney's fees sought in the case were $36,817.50. The ruling drew quick rebukes from the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Associated Industries of Florida and the business-backed Florida Justice Reform Institute, all of which raised the specter of... Read more
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Business Insurance
Attorney fee ruling in workers comp case raises questionsPolice Department doesn't appeal to the state Supreme Court, said Tammy Perdue,
Attorney fee ruling in workers comp case raises questions
Business Insurance / Posted 4 days ago
Police Department doesn't appeal to the state Supreme Court, said Tammy Perdue, general counsel of Tallahassee-based Associated Industries of Florida, which supports businesses in the state. Should the appellate court ruling stand, “that... Read more
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Business Insurance
Attorney fee ruling in workers comp case raises questionsPolice Department doesn’t appeal to the state Supreme Court, said Tammy Perdue,
Attorney fee ruling in workers comp case raises questions
Business Insurance / Posted 4 days ago
Police Department doesn’t appeal to the state Supreme Court, said Tammy Perdue, general counsel of Tallahassee-based Associated Industries of Florida, which supports businesses in the state. Should the appellate court ruling stand, “that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts school superintendents oppose marijuana legalizationother organizations opposing the referendum. The Massachusetts Hospital Associ
Massachusetts school superintendents oppose marijuana legalization
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
other organizations opposing the referendum. The Massachusetts Hospital Association, Massachusetts Medical Society, the Associated Industries of Massachusetts — a business group that represents employers — and every district attorney in the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Business concerns add issues for Missouri 'religious liberty' amendmentall Missouri businesses have opposed the proposed amendment. For instance, Ray
Business concerns add issues for Missouri 'religious liberty' amendment
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
all Missouri businesses have opposed the proposed amendment. For instance, Ray McCarty, president and CEO of Associated Industries of Missouri, told the News Tribune: “We have reviewed the language of (the proposal) and discussed the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Common Threads Dinner 2016careers after joining Dress for Success. Dawn Creighton, Board President of Dre
Common Threads Dinner 2016
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
careers after joining Dress for Success. Dawn Creighton, Board President of Dress For Success and Western Mass. Director of Associated Industries of Massachusetts, and Kristine Allard, Board Member of Dress For Success and VP of Development for... Read more
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Farming Life
COMMENT: Has the fizz gone?was organised throughout the UK back in 1989. Its focal point was a week-long f
COMMENT: Has the fizz gone?
Farming Life / Posted 9 days ago
was organised throughout the UK back in 1989. Its focal point was a week-long festival dedicated to the farming, food and associated industries, held in London’s Hyde Park. So why can’t our food industry take over a venue in central Belfast, the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Tata stake buy on UK agendagovernment is under pressure to be seen to be doing something to try to safegua
Tata stake buy on UK agenda
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
government is under pressure to be seen to be doing something to try to safeguard tens of thousands of jobs in steel and associated industries in Port Talbot in Wales and elsewhere. Rescuing a loss making business is not something that fits with... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Lobbyists will roll out the freebies this weekThe bar is open Tuesday afternoon for legislators. The Arkansas State Chamber o
Lobbyists will roll out the freebies this week
Arkansas Times / Posted 14 days ago
The bar is open Tuesday afternoon for legislators. The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas will pitch a big tent at its headquarters at 1200 W. Capitol for a reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. This is a "scheduled... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Midland, Magellan Pipeline Settle on Easementinfrastructure improvement for Arkansas,” said Randy Zook, president and CEO of
Arkansas Midland, Magellan Pipeline Settle on Easement
Arkansas Business / Posted 14 days ago
infrastructure improvement for Arkansas,” said Randy Zook, president and CEO of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas. “I think it ultimately it will lead to more competitive gas pricing in central... Read more
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Boston Globe
SEO hedfor Reform of Marijuana Laws rallied outside Quincy Market. So far, just one m
SEO hed
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
for Reform of Marijuana Laws rallied outside Quincy Market. So far, just one major statewide business group, the Associated Industries of Massachusetts, has decided to oppose the measure. “Our concerns are twofold,” said Chris Geehern,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Incentives neededZook is the president and CEO of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and Ass
Incentives needed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Zook is the president and CEO of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Arkansas. Matthew Boch is a member of Dover Dixon Horne and an assistant editor of the Journal of... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Attorney General Leslie Rutledge opposes rule to help workersin ABC v. Perez. Plaintiffs in this case include the Arkansas Hospitality Assoc
Attorney General Leslie Rutledge opposes rule to help workers
Arkansas Times / Posted 19 days ago
in ABC v. Perez. Plaintiffs in this case include the Arkansas Hospitality Association; Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas; Associated Builders and Contractors of Arkansas; Associated Builders and Contractors Inc.;... Read more
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Salon.com
A Trojan horse of hate: North Carolina’s new bill is a “hostile takeover of human rights”22 percent involved age. Business groups are playing down the impact of HB2. B
A Trojan horse of hate: North Carolina’s new bill is a “hostile takeover of human rights”
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
22 percent involved age. Business groups are playing down the impact of HB2. Bruce Clarke, CEO of Raleigh-based Capital Associated Industries, an employers’ association with more than 1,200 members, contended that eliminating the right to sue... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Coldwater bacteria threatens Great Lakes salmonof Natural Resources and other agencies use hatcheries to raise fingerlings tha
Coldwater bacteria threatens Great Lakes salmon
The Mining Journal / Posted 21 days ago
of Natural Resources and other agencies use hatcheries to raise fingerlings that are released "to enhance sportfishing and associated industries," the study said. Ed Eisch, the DNR fish production program manager, said, "Bacterial coldwater... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Overturning inverted totalitarianismthat they still live in a democracy--but the actual levers of government are ti
Overturning inverted totalitarianism
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
that they still live in a democracy--but the actual levers of government are tightly controlled by Wall Street and its associated industries--finance, armaments, energy and media. What makes this system of totalitarianism "inverted" is that,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Baker says he’ll sign solar compromisewill continue to get the higher rate. This week’s compromise still caused peop
Baker says he’ll sign solar compromise
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
will continue to get the higher rate. This week’s compromise still caused people on both sides of the issue to complain. Associated Industries of Massachusetts issued a statement saying that electric ratepayers will still be on the hook for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tough road aheadmay not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very
Tough road ahead
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
may not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very unsettling for Arrium workers, all the associated industries and their families,” he said. “However I believe there are good prospects for the future and urge the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tough road aheadmay not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very
Tough road ahead
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 days ago
may not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very unsettling for Arrium workers, all the associated industries and their families,” he said. “However I believe there are good prospects for the future and urge the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tough road aheadmay not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very
Tough road ahead
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 25 days ago
may not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very unsettling for Arrium workers, all the associated industries and their families,” he said. “However I believe there are good prospects for the future and urge the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tough road aheadmay not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very
Tough road ahead
The Young Witness / Posted 25 days ago
may not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very unsettling for Arrium workers, all the associated industries and their families,” he said. “However I believe there are good prospects for the future and urge the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tough road aheadmay not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very
Tough road ahead
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
may not be as negative as people fear. “The announcement this morning is very unsettling for Arrium workers, all the associated industries and their families,” he said. “However I believe there are good prospects for the future and urge the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
80 million reasons to hold on: Drought-affected farmers promised connection to Victoria's water gridAndrews told farmers he would be "backing them in every step of the way". "Foo
80 million reasons to hold on: Drought-affected farmers promised connection to Victoria's water grid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
Andrews told farmers he would be "backing them in every step of the way". "Food and fibre and all that you do, and all its associated industries, are so important for the prospects of our state and our nation," he said. "We're in your debt, we're... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Mass. business confidence edges uplast month, as turbulence in China subsided and the state announced its lowest
Mass. business confidence edges up
Lowell Sun / Posted 25 days ago
last month, as turbulence in China subsided and the state announced its lowest jobless rate in more than 14 years. The Associated Industries of Massachusetts' Business Confidence Index rose 1.4 points, to 56.5 last month. On the index's... Read more
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The Herald News
Kennedy hosts seminar on improving export marketor requires they be made of wood, according to Kristen Rupert, the head of the
Kennedy hosts seminar on improving export market
The Herald News / Posted 26 days ago
or requires they be made of wood, according to Kristen Rupert, the head of the International Business Council of the Associated Industries of Massachusetts.“Do your homework,” she advised. “That is very important before you go into any new... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Not all are welcoming solar compromisea statement. "Bay Staters have made it abundantly clear they want access to cle
Not all are welcoming solar compromise
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
a statement. "Bay Staters have made it abundantly clear they want access to clean, affordable, reliable renewable power." Associated Industries of Massachusetts, the state's largest business trade group, wrote a letter to lawmakers Wednesday... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Legislators hope to prod Congress into stronger action on toxinslawmakers to go beyond what either of those proposes. What Deen hopes to see i
Legislators hope to prod Congress into stronger action on toxins
Bennington Banner / Posted 26 days ago
lawmakers to go beyond what either of those proposes. What Deen hopes to see isn't realistic, said the vice president of Associated Industries of Vermont, William Driscoll. The toxicity of a chemical matters less than the way in which it's used,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Workers comp fight in state Supreme Court could have high stakesAssociation, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefig
Workers comp fight in state Supreme Court could have high stakes
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 28 days ago
Association, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefighters. Opposing it are groups such Associated Industries of Florida, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business and the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Workers' comp fight could have high stakesAssociation, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefig
Workers' comp fight could have high stakes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Association, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefighters. Opposing it are groups such Associated Industries of Florida, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business and the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Workers comp fight could have high stakesAssociation, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefig
Workers comp fight could have high stakes
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 28 days ago
Association, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Florida Professional Firefighters. Opposing it are groups such Associated Industries of Florida, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business and the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pay equity bill divides Massachusetts business groupsin favor of Senate bill 2107, and the fusillade came fast and furiously from ot
Pay equity bill divides Massachusetts business groups
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
in favor of Senate bill 2107, and the fusillade came fast and furiously from other business groups in town that oppose it. Associated Industries of Massachusetts called the legislation “counterproductive” and said it feared that it would spur... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Chamber goes politicalthe Senate bill aimed at equal pay for women, a stance that not all of the cham
Boston Chamber goes political
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
the Senate bill aimed at equal pay for women, a stance that not all of the chamber’s membership has embraced. By contrast, Associated Industries of Massachusetts, a chamber ally, vigorously opposed the measure, warning that it could open the door... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Clay water summit focuses on planning, conservation— criticized by environmentalists including the St. Johns Riverkeeper but laude
Clay water summit focuses on planning, conservation
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
— criticized by environmentalists including the St. Johns Riverkeeper but lauded by the Florida Chamber of Commerce and the Associated Industries of Florida. The 134-page policy includes establishing water-flow levels for springs and setting... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Labor rules prompt lawsuitBuilders and Contractors of Arkansas, Associated Builders and Contractors Inc.,
Labor rules prompt lawsuit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
Builders and Contractors of Arkansas, Associated Builders and Contractors Inc., the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas, the Arkansas Hospitality Association Inc., the National Association of Manufacturers, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
The anatomy of the courtship that brought GE to Bostonand other speakers that night included University of Massachusetts president Ma
The anatomy of the courtship that brought GE to Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
and other speakers that night included University of Massachusetts president Marty Meehan; Rick Lord, the president of the Associated Industries of Massachusetts; and Scott Bailey, the managing director of the startup accelerator MassChallenge... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Arkansas Business Sue Department Of Labor To Prevent “Persuader” Rule RegulationsBuilders and Contractors of Arkansas, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.
Arkansas Business Sue Department Of Labor To Prevent “Persuader” Rule Regulations
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted a month ago
Builders and Contractors of Arkansas, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas, The Arkansas Hospitality Association, Inc., the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace, the... Read more
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Mashable
Majority of businesses in Massachusetts are against legalizing cannabisA new survey from the Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) found that 6
Majority of businesses in Massachusetts are against legalizing cannabis
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
A new survey from the Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) found that 62% of businesses in the state oppose legalizing cannabis. Massachusetts's voters will decide on whether to legalize personal cannabis consumption in November through a... Read more

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