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Market Watch
This hot hoodie maker thinks leggings will be even biggerapparel companies moved production back to the US from abroad, according to a r
This hot hoodie maker thinks leggings will be even bigger
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
apparel companies moved production back to the US from abroad, according to a recent report on the fashion industry by the Joint Economic Committee. Winthrop declined to disclose the company’s revenue, except to say that it has doubled each year... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Both Clinton, Trump ignoring federal deficitThat is not happening now. It’s odd because the problem is arguably worse.” Te
Both Clinton, Trump ignoring federal deficit
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
That is not happening now. It’s odd because the problem is arguably worse.” Testifying last week before the congressional Joint Economic Committee, former White House budget director Mitch Daniels warned: “When today’s young Americans learn the... Read more
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New York Post
American Giant hopes to expand from hoodies to leggingsapparel companies moved production back to the US from abroad, according to a r
American Giant hopes to expand from hoodies to leggings
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
apparel companies moved production back to the US from abroad, according to a recent report on the fashion industry by the Joint Economic Committee. Winthrop declined to disclose the company’s revenue, except to say that it has doubled each year... Read more
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Market Watch
This is the big national debt problem Congress won’t talk abouta growing national debt. But instead of focusing on this real issue, Republica
This is the big national debt problem Congress won’t talk about
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
a growing national debt. But instead of focusing on this real issue, Republican Senator Dan Coats of Indiana, chair of the Joint Economic Committee, decided to hold another hearing on the “dire” situation of the national debt. Coats warned darkly... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
It's Fashion Week, but new data show why NYC celebrates fashion all yearopportunity to appreciate what fashion means to New York’s bottom line. I aske
It's Fashion Week, but new data show why NYC celebrates fashion all year
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
opportunity to appreciate what fashion means to New York’s bottom line. I asked the Democratic staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC) to examine fashion’s impact on the economy. The report showed that Americans spent almost $380... Read more
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The Hill
Wells Fargo fined $185M for fake accounts | Warren wants tax changes after Apple ruling | Lawmakers try to put focus on deficitSeveral lawmakers are trying to turn back the clock and return Washington's foc
Wells Fargo fined $185M for fake accounts | Warren wants tax changes after Apple ruling | Lawmakers try to put focus on deficit
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Several lawmakers are trying to turn back the clock and return Washington's focus to debt and deficits. Members of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) gathered Thursday to discuss the nation's finances, an issue that dominated top policy... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers struggle to steer spotlight back to deficitSeveral lawmakers are trying to turn back the clock and return Washington’s foc
Lawmakers struggle to steer spotlight back to deficit
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Several lawmakers are trying to turn back the clock and return Washington’s focus to debt and deficits. Members of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) gathered Thursday to discuss the nation’s finances, an issue that dominated top policy discussions... Read more
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The Hill
Why do Clinton and Trump support a policy that hurts startups?firm. He formerly served as policy director for Senate candidate Ed Gillespie's
Why do Clinton and Trump support a policy that hurts startups?
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
firm. He formerly served as policy director for Senate candidate Ed Gillespie's (R) 2014 campaign and was senior policy adviser for the Joint Economic Committee. The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the views o... Read more
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NBC News
2016 may not be the year of the Latino vote, but time is on its sideearned about $10,400 less than full-time workers in other racial groups, accord
2016 may not be the year of the Latino vote, but time is on its side
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
earned about $10,400 less than full-time workers in other racial groups, according to a 2013 report by the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee. Experts predict tight races in states such as Florida, Nevada and Colorado this November.... Read more
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New York Post
Instagram ‘celebrities’ are destroying the fashion industryartists, CEOs, activists and engineers? It’s an exciting time for the industry
Instagram ‘celebrities’ are destroying the fashion industry
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
artists, CEOs, activists and engineers? It’s an exciting time for the industry, and a lucrative one — last year, the Joint Economic Committee of the US Congress announced that New York Fashion Week makes our city $900 million a year in... Read more
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CBS News
One big reason for stagnant wages and rising inequalitythe anemic pay picture, finding that average U.S. wages inched up just 1.9 perc
One big reason for stagnant wages and rising inequality
CBS News / Posted 26 days ago
the anemic pay picture, finding that average U.S. wages inched up just 1.9 percent over the last year, according to the Joint Economic Committee of Congress. In nine states and the District of Columbia, inflation-adjusted wages actually fell... Read more
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