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The Register NorthJersey.com
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
the 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country," said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. "It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
the 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country," said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. "It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
the 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country," said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. "It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 hours ago
the 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country," said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. "It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
the 10 biggest cities. "There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country," said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. "It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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Salon.com
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential electionthe 10 biggest cities. “There is this big divide between London and the rest o
Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the 10 biggest cities. “There is this big divide between London and the rest of the country,” said Tom Wright of the Brookings Institute, who tracks British and American politics. “It tends to be more of an urban-rural thing in the U.S.,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Majority of Americans Believe US Is Not Christian Nation, Survey Findsever was, according to a new survey. A joint, nonpartisan survey conducted by
Majority of Americans Believe US Is Not Christian Nation, Survey Finds
The Christian Post / Posted 17 hours ago
ever was, according to a new survey. A joint, nonpartisan survey conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute and Brookings Institute released Thursday found that 42 percent of Americans say the U.S. was once a Christian nation but no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Looking Beyond the Statistics - Girls' Education and Social ChangeEntrepreneur, Girl Effect Accelerator Entrepreneur, one of CNBC's Next List of
Looking Beyond the Statistics - Girls' Education and Social Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Entrepreneur, Girl Effect Accelerator Entrepreneur, one of CNBC's Next List of Rebels, Leaders, and Innovators, and served on the International Advisory Panel for the Brookings Institute Millions Learning Initiative. She lives in Nairob... Read more
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Deseret News
Watch this mini series to understand what it's like to be poor and pregnant in the Bronxcolor. But research shows most children born to never-married mothers struggle
Watch this mini series to understand what it's like to be poor and pregnant in the Bronx
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
color. But research shows most children born to never-married mothers struggle regardless of income. A study done by the Brookings Institute reported that "a child born to a never-married mother in the bottom fifth of family income is three times... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Is Zim Getting Droplets From China's Sea of Cash?friend's sea of cash. This conundrum begs an answer. A recent paper from the W
Why Is Zim Getting Droplets From China's Sea of Cash?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
friend's sea of cash. This conundrum begs an answer. A recent paper from the Washington-based economics think tank, Brookings Institute, provides a simple but profound insight into Beijing's political economy mind-set: China's main concern... Read more
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The Hill
Prominent neoconservative to fundraise for Clintonpaying $500 earn the title of “host” for the event in D.C.’s Logan Circle neigh
Prominent neoconservative to fundraise for Clinton
The Hill / Posted yesterday
paying $500 earn the title of “host” for the event in D.C.’s Logan Circle neighborhood. Kagan is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute and a co-founder of the Project for the New American Century. Donald Trump has struggled to win over... Read more
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The Houma Courier
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology,
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology, chemistry, physics and other subjects. The Brookings Institute says Louisiana's benchmarks lack integration in the all-important STEM -- science, technology, math and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology,
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology, chemistry, physics and other subjects. The Brookings Institute says Louisiana's benchmarks lack integration in the all-important STEM -- science, technology, math and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
BESE approves review of science standardsstudents from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology,
BESE approves review of science standards
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology, chemistry, physics and other subjects. The Brookings Institute says Louisiana's benchmarks lack integration in the all-important STEM - science, technology, math and... Read more
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The Advocate
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology,
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology, chemistry, physics and other subjects. The Brookings Institute says Louisiana’s benchmarks lack integration in the all-important STEM — science, technology, math and... Read more
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The Advocate
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology,
BESE gives green light to review of science standards, among oldest in U.S.
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
students from kindergarten through 12th grade should know in science, biology, chemistry, physics and other subjects. The Brookings Institute says Louisiana’s benchmarks lack integration in the all-important STEM -- science, technology, math and... Read more
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NBC News
LGBT Gun Rights Group Sees Membership Spike After Orlando Shootingbut also includes straight ally members. Founded in 2000, the Pink Pistols was
LGBT Gun Rights Group Sees Membership Spike After Orlando Shooting
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
but also includes straight ally members. Founded in 2000, the Pink Pistols was inspired by author, Jonathan Rauch of the Brookings Institute. Rauch urged LGBT people to exercise their Second Amendment rights to prevent "gay-bashers" from attacks.... Read more
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Newsmax
Family of Paris Terror Victim Sues Facebook, Google for Enabling ISIScould have resulted in the company making payments to ISIS. The newspaper adde
Family of Paris Terror Victim Sues Facebook, Google for Enabling ISIS
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
could have resulted in the company making payments to ISIS. The newspaper added that Gonzalez's lawsuit also cited a Brookings Institute report claiming that ISIS uses Twitter to send out propaganda to attract vulnerable people to... Read more
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FOX News
Family of American killed in Paris attacks sues social media firms for 'profiting' from terrorDirector James Comey has said ISIS uses American social media “to crowdsource t
Family of American killed in Paris attacks sues social media firms for 'profiting' from terror
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
Director James Comey has said ISIS uses American social media “to crowdsource terrorism” and “to sell murder.” The Brookings Institute, a nonprofit policy research think tank, agrees that social media has helped drive the growth and... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Lieberman Response To Tel Aviv Shootings Unexpectedly Moderateoversees the military, which has functioned as the legal sovereign in the area
Lieberman Response To Tel Aviv Shootings Unexpectedly Moderate
The Jewish Week / Posted 10 days ago
oversees the military, which has functioned as the legal sovereign in the area since 1967. Natan Sachs, an analyst at the Brookings Institute, wrote in an email that although Lieberman’s short-term response to the Tel Aviv attack has indeed been... Read more
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News.com.au
Vulnerable people ‘an easy win for terror group’presence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than i
Vulnerable people ‘an easy win for terror group’
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
presence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than its predecessor al-Qaeda. “According to the Brookings Institute, around 50 persistent personnel operate thousands of ISIS twitter accounts and Telegram channels,” the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The biggest danger facing the westpresence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than i
The biggest danger facing the west
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
presence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than its predecessor al-Qaeda. “According to the Brookings Institute, around 50 persistent personnel operate thousands of ISIS twitter accounts and Telegram channels,” the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How terrorists are self-radicalisingpresence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than i
How terrorists are self-radicalising
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
presence and propaganda machine and is much more tech savvy and advanced than its predecessor al-Qaeda. “According to the Brookings Institute, around 50 persistent personnel operate thousands of ISIS twitter accounts and Telegram channels,” the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Looking for stronger growthFactory, RevUp by Betaspring, Social Enterprise Greenhouse and Slater Technolog
Looking for stronger growth
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
Factory, RevUp by Betaspring, Social Enterprise Greenhouse and Slater Technology Fund, to name a few. And a recent Brookings Institute study identified the innovation economy as a potential area of growth for the state, which has struggled... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here's What Happened When A Terrorist Attacked LGBT People In A Country With Strict Gun Lawsin the U.S. “The message is a bit mixed,” in Israel's relaxed gun restrictions
Here's What Happened When A Terrorist Attacked LGBT People In A Country With Strict Gun Laws
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
in the U.S. “The message is a bit mixed,” in Israel's relaxed gun restrictions, said Natan Sachs, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute who focuses on Israeli policies. Because of Israel's near-universal mandatory military service, guns are... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
City Observatory calculates 'sprawl tax' for major US metropolitan areasshould be. City Observatory calculated each cities' tax by taking into account
City Observatory calculates 'sprawl tax' for major US metropolitan areas
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
should be. City Observatory calculated each cities' tax by taking into account the average commute length (provided by the Brookings Institute); how much shorter those commutes would be if the city was less sprawling; AAA's estimated cost per mile... Read more
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The Columbian
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. “Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over health
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. “Cities learn from each other,” said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. “I would be very surprised if other cities weren’t going... Read more
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Boston Globe
Philadelphia soda tax sold as way to raise revenuevictory on an issue that has been unpopular. ‘‘Cities learn from each other,’’
Philadelphia soda tax sold as way to raise revenue
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
victory on an issue that has been unpopular. ‘‘Cities learn from each other,’’ said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. ‘‘I would be very surprised if other cities weren’t going... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philadelphia Soda Tax Sells Public Interest Over Healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia Soda Tax Sells Public Interest Over Health
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
64 related stories
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ABC News
Philadelphia Soda Tax Sold Public Interest Over Healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia Soda Tax Sold Public Interest Over Health
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
64 related stories
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Times News
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over health
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
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Island Packet
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over health
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
64 related stories
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Daily Herald
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over health
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over healthrare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each othe
Philadelphia soda tax sold public interest over health
The Record Searchlight / Posted 12 days ago
rare victory on an issue that has been unpopular. "Cities learn from each other," said Vanessa Williamson, a fellow at the Brookings Institute who studies American attitudes about taxation. "I would be very surprised if other cities weren't going... Read more
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The Manila Times
Clinton vs Trump: battle of the New Yorkersoldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, s
Clinton vs Trump: battle of the New Yorkers
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
oldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, senior fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institute, says Clinton and Trump’s hometown is trifling at best. “It doesn’t really mean anything,” he told AFP.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump: Battle of the New Yorkersoldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, s
Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump: Battle of the New Yorkers
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
oldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, senior fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institute, says Clinton and Trump's hometown is trifling at best. "It doesn't really mean anything," he told AFP.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Clinton vs Trump: Battle of the New Yorkersoldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, s
Clinton vs Trump: Battle of the New Yorkers
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
oldest elected president at age 70, Theodore was the youngest. Stephen Hess, senior fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institute, says Clinton and Trump’s hometown is trifling at best. “It doesn’t really mean anything,” he told AFP.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Does Bilderberg Really Run The World? One Chart To Help You Decide60 tentacles, which includes the CFR, The Trilateral commission, Chatham House,
Does Bilderberg Really Run The World? One Chart To Help You Decide
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
60 tentacles, which includes the CFR, The Trilateral commission, Chatham House, Tavistock Institute, Club of Rome, Rand, Brookings Institute, Roundtable etc. Anybody seeing Bilderberg as an all power group independent of others, misses the bigger... Read more
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Market Watch
Helicopter money champion says Fed will struggle to lift interest ratesprobably not required in the U.S. I have a very similar point of view on helico
Helicopter money champion says Fed will struggle to lift interest rates
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
probably not required in the U.S. I have a very similar point of view on helicopter money as Ben Bernanke does and in his Brookings Institute blog of about a month ago, he said “look this may well be required in Japan and the eurozone but there is... Read more
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The Atlantic
MTV's Role in the LGBT Revolutionhave been marginalized seems clear, and academics have generated reams of analy
MTV's Role in the LGBT Revolution
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
have been marginalized seems clear, and academics have generated reams of analysis over The Real World’s impact. A 2008 Brookings Institute paper even credited the show with shifting attitudes against Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, a policy that would... Read more
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The Star
PSJ native Lenora Peters Gant receives Vanderbilt University awardInstitute and State University. She is also a graduate of several executive-lev
PSJ native Lenora Peters Gant receives Vanderbilt University award
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
Institute and State University. She is also a graduate of several executive-level programs at George Washington University, Brookings Institute, Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and the Department of Defense.Her colleagues... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Modi Meets Representatives Of Prominent U.S. Think-Tanksafter his meeting with representatives of the think-tanks. The thinks-tank tha
Modi Meets Representatives Of Prominent U.S. Think-Tanks
SiliconIndia / Posted 17 days ago
after his meeting with representatives of the think-tanks. The thinks-tank that were represented at the meeting were Brookings Institute, Council on Foreign Relations, Center for American Progress, Atlantic Council, Hudson Institute, Center... Read more
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Times of Malta
Panama – a bigger picture‘lost’; it is lives lost or unfulfilled for hundreds of millions of poor and ex
Panama – a bigger picture
Times of Malta / Posted 17 days ago
‘lost’; it is lives lost or unfulfilled for hundreds of millions of poor and excluded as a result. According to the US Brookings Institute, the taxes dodged by multinational companies alone could lift every person above the derisory absolute... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about 90% of all federal revenue, according to the Brookings Institute. "Every barrel helps. There isn't a whole lot going on in Iraq other than oil. They are highly... Read more
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Calcutta News
Obama hold seventh meeting in Oval Office, NSG bid approved by U.S.almost as far back as 2,000 years. On June 7, Modi reportedly met with represe
Obama hold seventh meeting in Oval Office, NSG bid approved by U.S.
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
almost as far back as 2,000 years. On June 7, Modi reportedly met with representatives of U.S. think-tanks including Brookings Institute, Council on Foreign Relations, Center for American Progress, Atlantic Council, Hudson Institute and... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq’s exports and about
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 18 days ago
2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq’s exports and about 90% of all federal revenue, according to the Brookings Institute. “Every barrel helps. There isn’t a whole lot going on in Iraq other than oil. They are highly... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about 90% of all federal revenue, according to the Brookings Institute. "Every barrel helps. There isn't a whole lot going on in Iraq other than oil. They are highly... Read more
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Business Standard India
India gets entry to MTCR; hopes of NSG membership brightenwith the US President will be two hour long over a working lunch. Modi today me
India gets entry to MTCR; hopes of NSG membership brighten
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
with the US President will be two hour long over a working lunch. Modi today met prominent US think tanks, including Brookings Institute, Council on Foreign Relations, Center for American Progress, Atlantic Council, Hudson Institute, Center... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about
Iraq is pumping oil at record pace despite chaos
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
2014 federal revenue. These days, oil makes up 99% of Iraq's exports and about 90% of all federal revenue, according to the Brookings Institute. "Every barrel helps. There isn't a whole lot going on in Iraq other than oil. They are highly... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Let's put teens to work this summerfor the real world of work they will soon enter once their school days have end
Let's put teens to work this summer
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
for the real world of work they will soon enter once their school days have ended. This is not simply conjecture. A 2013 Brookings Institute study found that finding a job as an adult is harder for those who did not work during their teen years.... Read more
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