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USA Today
Wall Street continues to view Fed as friend not foechance (they might move) after the 2016 presidential election. Federal Reserve
Wall Street continues to view Fed as friend not foe
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
chance (they might move) after the 2016 presidential election. Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen testifies before a Joint Economic Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, December 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Getty Images.) (Photo: Mark... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt, Czech Sign Two Economic Cooperation Agreementsand his Czech counterpart Jan Mladek attended the signing ceremony at the end o
Egypt, Czech Sign Two Economic Cooperation Agreements
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and his Czech counterpart Jan Mladek attended the signing ceremony at the end of the first meeting of the Egyptian Czech Joint Economic Committee, held in Cairo. The committee's meeting aimed at enhancing joint cooperation, especially in the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A time of renewal for Baltimorethat extreme poverty and over-incarceration have been imposed disproportionatel
A time of renewal for Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
that extreme poverty and over-incarceration have been imposed disproportionately upon people of color. The Congressional Joint Economic Committee recently found that more than 25 percent of all African-Americans nationally still live in poverty;... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
More German businessSix memoranda of understanding (MOUs) were signed on Monday during the third se
More German business
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Six memoranda of understanding (MOUs) were signed on Monday during the third session of the Egyptian-German Joint Economic Committee held in Cairo. Egyptian and German companies signed the MOUs to do business in several fields, mainly oil and gas,... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, China agree to intensify efforts to maximize FTA effecta series of joint economic projects, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.
S. Korea, China agree to intensify efforts to maximize FTA effect
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 11 days ago
a series of joint economic projects, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday. The agreement was reached at their annual joint economic committee session held in Seoul. The meeting was led by Second Vice Foreign Minister Cho Tae-yul and Chinese... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, China hold high-level economic talkseconomic cooperation. Second Vice Foreign Minister Cho Tae-yul and Chinese Vic
S. Korea, China hold high-level economic talks
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 11 days ago
economic cooperation. Second Vice Foreign Minister Cho Tae-yul and Chinese Vice Commerce Minister Gao Yan led the joint economic committee session to discuss the implementation of the bilateral open trade pact and recent trends in the... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Palestine Missing Out On USD285m In Revenues, Says World BankBank under Israeli control) not quantified due to data constraints. The report
Palestine Missing Out On USD285m In Revenues, Says World Bank
Tax-News.com / Posted 12 days ago
Bank under Israeli control) not quantified due to data constraints. The report states that reviving the Israeli-Palestinian Joint Economic Committee, originally set to monitor implementation of the Paris Protocol and resolve outstanding issues,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestine loses $285m in revenues due to Israel accordsof Palestinian imports from third countries. The report recommended resurrecti
Palestine loses $285m in revenues due to Israel accords
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
of Palestinian imports from third countries. The report recommended resurrecting the defunct Israeli-Palestinian Joint Economic Committee, which was created to ensure the Paris Protocol is implemented and bilateral problems are resolved.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Consider not only which candidates, but which policiesis a professor in the Fowler Law School and the Argyros School of Business and
Consider not only which candidates, but which policies
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
is a professor in the Fowler Law School and the Argyros School of Business and Economics at Chapman University. He was state finance director and served five terms in Congress, including on the Joint Economic Committee. These views ar... Read more
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The Hill
Time to invest in our fiscal healthsolely on the size of the debt in order to justify large cuts to things America
Time to invest in our fiscal health
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
solely on the size of the debt in order to justify large cuts to things Americans care about. Let’s learn from history. Let’s improve our fiscal situation by investing in our future. Maloney is the ranking Democrat of the Joint Economic Comm... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
New Report: Equal Pay Day, Women Earn 79? to Men’s $1 [video]financially, and being under paid makes it even harder for women. SHFWire photo
New Report: Equal Pay Day, Women Earn 79? to Men’s $1 [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 18 days ago
financially, and being under paid makes it even harder for women. SHFWire photo by Tia RinehartThe Democratic staff of the Joint Economic Committee released a new report this month with data collected from the U.S. Census Bureau. The report shows... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA, Hungary to Talk Trade, Investment— Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina will co-chair the second
SA, Hungary to Talk Trade, Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
— Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina will co-chair the second session of the South Africa-Hungary Joint Economic Committee that kicks off today in Budapest, Hungary. The two-day meeting is a bilateral forum which meets... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Equal Pay Day Highlights Gender Wage GapColumbia, SC (WLTX) - According to the United States Congress Joint Economic Co
Equal Pay Day Highlights Gender Wage Gap
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - According to the United States Congress Joint Economic Committee, on average women earn 21 percent less than men. Tuesday marked Equal Pay Day. The day symbolizes how far into the year a woman must work to earn what a man... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Lawmakers commemorate Equal Pay DayPay Day nationwide. It is a day which is meant to raise awareness of the gender
Lawmakers commemorate Equal Pay Day
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 18 days ago
Pay Day nationwide. It is a day which is meant to raise awareness of the gender pay gap. According to a report by the Joint Economic Committee, the average woman makes $10,800 per year less than the average man. That's a total which could... Read more
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The Hill
‘Economic patriotism’ just needs sane tax lawslet’s hope so. Robertson is co-founder of The Common Trust, a nonprofit public
‘Economic patriotism’ just needs sane tax laws
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
let’s hope so. Robertson is co-founder of The Common Trust, a nonprofit public policy group. He formerly served as policy director for Senate candidate Ed Gillespie’s 2014 campaign and was senior policy adviser for the Joint Economic C... Read more
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ABC News
Patricia Arquette Calls Income Inequality an 'American Disgrace'made the case for support for the Equal Rights Amendment. The conference was t
Patricia Arquette Calls Income Inequality an 'American Disgrace'
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
made the case for support for the Equal Rights Amendment. The conference was timed with the release of a new Democratic Joint Economic Committee study “Gender Pay Equality: Consequences for Women, Families and Economy,” which includes a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
3rd Meeting of Algerian-French High Level Intergovernmental Committee Sunday in Algiersgovernments, is expected to make an assessment of the bilateral roadmap resulte
3rd Meeting of Algerian-French High Level Intergovernmental Committee Sunday in Algiers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
governments, is expected to make an assessment of the bilateral roadmap resulted from the previous two sessions and the Joint Economic Committee between Algeria and France (COMEFA). New goals in all the aspects of the bilateral relationship... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
A Detailed Look At How Complex Equal Pay Day Really Isone of his dollars). Although the earnings gap has closed substantially since
A Detailed Look At How Complex Equal Pay Day Really Is
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
one of his dollars). Although the earnings gap has closed substantially since the 1960s, a new report from U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC) indicates that at the current rate of change, the gender pay gap will not close until 2059.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Equal Pay Day in the spotlight this yearthan a man's — a disparity that can add up to nearly $500,000 over the course o
Equal Pay Day in the spotlight this year
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
than a man's — a disparity that can add up to nearly $500,000 over the course of a career, according to a report from the Joint Economic Committee Democratic Staff. That hurts retirement income, with women aged 65 and older receiving 44 percent... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Equal Pay Day in the spotlight this yearthan a man's — a disparity that can add up to nearly $500,000 over the course o
Equal Pay Day in the spotlight this year
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
than a man's — a disparity that can add up to nearly $500,000 over the course of a career, according to a report from the Joint Economic Committee Democratic Staff. That hurts retirement income, with women aged 65 and older receiving 44 percent... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why The Gender Wage Gap Might Ruin The Future U.S. EconomyJust ahead of Equal Pay Day (coming up on April 12) Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.)
Why The Gender Wage Gap Might Ruin The Future U.S. Economy
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
Just ahead of Equal Pay Day (coming up on April 12) Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), ranking member of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee (JEC) released a new report that takes another hard look at the gender pay gap and its long-term effects on... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Study: Idaho, Other Rural U.S. States, Have Significant Gender Pay GapsAlabama. In Idaho, women doing the same work as men earn approximately 73-cent
Study: Idaho, Other Rural U.S. States, Have Significant Gender Pay Gaps
Boise Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
Alabama. In Idaho, women doing the same work as men earn approximately 73-cents for each $1 made by men, according to the Joint Economic Committee of Congress. Nationwide, women earn 79 cents for every dollar earned by men, according to U.S.... Read more
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The Hill
Take steps today to reduce national debtwhen Obama took office to over $19 trillion today. ADVERTISEMENT Clearly this
Take steps today to reduce national debt
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
when Obama took office to over $19 trillion today. ADVERTISEMENT Clearly this path is unsustainable. During a recent Joint Economic Committee hearing, I asked Jason FurmanJason FurmanEconomy adds 215K... Read more
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Roll Call
Another Campaign Sex Scandal?doors. And we can’t have another year like we did with Mitt. I mean we actually
Another Campaign Sex Scandal?
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
doors. And we can’t have another year like we did with Mitt. I mean we actually spent money on my autopsy report and… Joint Economic Committee Chaired by Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., whose sense of humor shines every time he makes his weekly... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Floridians' lost income among worst in USis creating jobs faster than most states, but the recession took a bigger hit t
Floridians' lost income among worst in US
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
is creating jobs faster than most states, but the recession took a bigger hit to people's income here. The report from the Joint Economic Committee ranks the Sunshine State 13th of the 50 states in percentage of new private-sector jobs since... Read more
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USA Today
Epic collapse and recovery: Stocks' 1st quarternew-found market momentum and sparked renewed optimism in stocks. Federal Rese
Epic collapse and recovery: Stocks' 1st quarter
USA Today / Posted a month ago
new-found market momentum and sparked renewed optimism in stocks. Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen testifies before a Joint Economic Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, December 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) ***... Read more
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