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The Hill
Advantage Hillary: Clinton widens lead as first debate loomsColorado show that Clinton is the favorite and will win the White House if that
Advantage Hillary: Clinton widens lead as first debate looms
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Colorado show that Clinton is the favorite and will win the White House if that blue wall holds. “Advantage Hillary,” said Brookings Institute elections scholar Bill Galston. “You can see how Trump might get close, but unless he can win a state... Read more
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Breitbart
McDonalds Hires Foreign H-1Bs, Fires 70 American Accounting Staffthe white-collar salary earners at McDonalds and the blue-collar wage earners i
McDonalds Hires Foreign H-1Bs, Fires 70 American Accounting Staff
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
the white-collar salary earners at McDonalds and the blue-collar wage earners in low skill jobs. In Ohio, for example, the Brookings Institute calculated that wages for African-Americans in six out of seven largest counties have crashed by 11... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin Tops Missouri Small Metros in Advanced Industries Employmenthas the largest presence of advanced industry among Missouri’s small metro area
Joplin Tops Missouri Small Metros in Advanced Industries Employment
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 10 days ago
has the largest presence of advanced industry among Missouri’s small metro areas, according to a recent report from the Brookings Institute. Among Missouri’s seven small metro areas, Joplin topped the list, with just over 7 percent of all jobs... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bernanke Urges Use Of Negative Rates When Next Recession Strikesis back with another shocking policy appeal, this time not as a result of a tri
Bernanke Urges Use Of Negative Rates When Next Recession Strikes
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
is back with another shocking policy appeal, this time not as a result of a trip to the Pacific Rim, but in a post on his Brookings Institute blog, titled "Modifying the Fed’s policy framework: Does a higher inflation target beat negative interest... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
America is doing better than you think1999 peak. (And the 1999 number was inflated by an economic bubble that burst.)
America is doing better than you think
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
1999 peak. (And the 1999 number was inflated by an economic bubble that burst.) As Justin Wolfers, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, tweeted: "The income gains were broadly distributed, including every demographic, age region and gender,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
America is doing better than you think1999 peak. (And the 1999 number was inflated by an economic bubble that burst.)
America is doing better than you think
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
1999 peak. (And the 1999 number was inflated by an economic bubble that burst.) As Justin Wolfers, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, tweeted: "The income gains were broadly distributed, including every demographic, age region and gender,... Read more
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NBC News
Rising incomes lend optimism to bleak perceptions economyside of their economic prospects. "Favored groups are not favored as much as t
Rising incomes lend optimism to bleak perceptions economy
NBC News / Posted 12 days ago
side of their economic prospects. "Favored groups are not favored as much as they used to be, so they feel threatened," Barry Bosworth, an economist with the Brookings Institute. "White, middle-class Americans are much more upset about the tre... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Tim Armstrong: Trudeau’s real achievement in Chinato what extent they provide opportunities for our involvement. Some have sugge
Tim Armstrong: Trudeau’s real achievement in China
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 12 days ago
to what extent they provide opportunities for our involvement. Some have suggested that collaboration is essential. The Brookings Institute has indicated that otherwise, especially in the absence of U.S./China co-operation, there is a risk of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Washington's Failure In Syria Is Not About StrategyPlan B in the making, an old idea of ??the dismemberment of Syria theorized by
Washington's Failure In Syria Is Not About Strategy
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
Plan B in the making, an old idea of ??the dismemberment of Syria theorized by many Western think-tanks like the Brookings Institute and RAND Corporation. The chances of the plan being realizing remains unknown. Plan A failed miserably:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unpacking Chatham House 2016 Zimbabwe ReportTransition Team. Mr Schneidman is also the current non- resident fellow for th
Unpacking Chatham House 2016 Zimbabwe Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Transition Team. Mr Schneidman is also the current non- resident fellow for the African growth initiative for the Brookings institute. Mrs Willett-Jensen ran National Security Council African Affairs desk from 2010 to 2012 and 2013, the SR... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
An environmental fight worth havingdioxide emissions account for 80.9 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions. To
An environmental fight worth having
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
dioxide emissions account for 80.9 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions. To become a fossil fuel-free nation, the Brookings Institute estimates the cost to the U.S. as hundreds of billions of dollars by the end of the century. Although... Read more
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Rappler
Obama to press China on steel at G20, Lew saysCHINA STEEL. US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks ahead of his trip to China,
Obama to press China on steel at G20, Lew says
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
CHINA STEEL. US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks ahead of his trip to China, at the Brookings Institute in Washington, DC, August 31, 2016. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP In an address in Washington prior to his departure for the Group of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
MO Named Top State for ManufacturingAccording to a new report from the Brookings Institute, Missouri is the 6th bes
MO Named Top State for Manufacturing
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 25 days ago
According to a new report from the Brookings Institute, Missouri is the 6th best in the country when it comes to growing manufacturing jobs. More than 6,400 new jobs were created in the manufacturing industry between May and July. Missouri is also... Read more
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Deseret News
For better education and economic outcomes, society must address the marriage gapeffect of this, in terms of how these more educated families are structured, ha
For better education and economic outcomes, society must address the marriage gap
Deseret News / Posted 27 days ago
effect of this, in terms of how these more educated families are structured, has been unclear. But a new paper by the Brookings Institute suggests this new trend is empowering educated women and leading to a much more cooperative relationship... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
California's rich-poor gap keeps growingon very rich households will yield different results than focusing on even slig
California's rich-poor gap keeps growing
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 29 days ago
on very rich households will yield different results than focusing on even slightly less rich households. Research from the Brookings Institute that compares higher-income households (those at the top 5 percent) to those at the bottom 20 percent... Read more

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