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Sydney Morning Herald
Why you're really being spied on in shopsthey rely on the collection, analysis and application of consumer data to place
Why you're really being spied on in shops
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
they rely on the collection, analysis and application of consumer data to place advertising, define market segments and to nudge consumer behaviours. Consumer surveillance is also an enactment of corporate power, attempting to align individual... Read more
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BC Local News
OBSERVATORY: Antonson still hopes to save buildingits decision to tear down the structure, even if it does not become an observat
OBSERVATORY: Antonson still hopes to save building
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
its decision to tear down the structure, even if it does not become an observatory. “I’m so sick and tired of all these nudge, nudge, wink, wink bits that say the building is deficient. It’s been 18 months that we’ve been arguing about this,”... Read more
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Mission City Record
OBSERVATORY: Antonson still hopes to save buildingits decision to tear down the structure, even if it does not become an observat
OBSERVATORY: Antonson still hopes to save building
Mission City Record / Posted 2 days ago
its decision to tear down the structure, even if it does not become an observatory. “I’m so sick and tired of all these nudge, nudge, wink, wink bits that say the building is deficient. It’s been 18 months that we’ve been arguing about this,”... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hillary Clinton’s message: Yes, the economy is messed up. But I can fix itago.) In the category of administrative action, Clinton was vague, but clear a
Hillary Clinton’s message: Yes, the economy is messed up. But I can fix it
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
ago.) In the category of administrative action, Clinton was vague, but clear about her intention to use the machinery of government to nudge things in workers' favor. She said she would "continue to crack down on wage theft" and abuse of overtime... Read more
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New York Post
US troops in Syria is starting to look inevitableAssad — is revealing. And hers is but one voice in a growing Washington chorus
US troops in Syria is starting to look inevitable
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
Assad — is revealing. And hers is but one voice in a growing Washington chorus of veteran Obama officials who seem to nudge Clinton (or Donald Trump for that matter) away from our current approach to Syria and the rest of the region. Why? As... Read more
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The Hindu
The 10-crore rollbackGDP in 1950-51 to 16.6 per cent in 2013-14. Just four per cent of voters are in
The 10-crore rollback
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
GDP in 1950-51 to 16.6 per cent in 2013-14. Just four per cent of voters are individual income taxpayers, well short of the government’s desired 23 per cent. Given that the Prime Minister had not set a deadline for the target, any fears of taxmen... Read more
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The Hindu
P.S. Raghavan writes: Why cordial relations between Russia and the West are in the interest of everyoneAmerican drive to box it in. The democratic “colour revolutions” in Georgia, Uk
P.S. Raghavan writes: Why cordial relations between Russia and the West are in the interest of everyone
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
American drive to box it in. The democratic “colour revolutions” in Georgia, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan — in which Western non-governmental organisations and foreign mercenaries were allegedly active — were similarly viewed. Russia was particularly... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Tax-penalty data will find uninsured millennialspolicy think tank. That means there are still a lot of untapped young consumers
Tax-penalty data will find uninsured millennials
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
policy think tank. That means there are still a lot of untapped young consumers out there to help offset costs if the government is successful in reaching them. “We’ve gotten a lot better at reaching out to young consumers and using messages... Read more
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Salon.com
Feds will use tax penalty data to find uninsured millennialsan exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxp
Feds will use tax penalty data to find uninsured millennials
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
an exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxpayers in 2014, according to the federal government. Since data shows that millennials are procrastinators who wait until the last minute to enroll, health officials... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Feds Will Use Tax Penalty Data to Find Uninsured Millennialsan exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxp
Feds Will Use Tax Penalty Data to Find Uninsured Millennials
WDIO Duluth / Posted 4 days ago
an exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxpayers in 2014, according to the federal government. Since data shows that millennials are procrastinators who wait until the last minute to enroll, health officials... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Feds will use tax penalty data to find uninsured millennialsan exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxp
Feds will use tax penalty data to find uninsured millennials
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
an exemption were under the age of 35, compared to about 30 percent of all taxpayers in 2014, according to the federal government. Since data shows that millennials are procrastinators who wait until the last minute to enroll, health officials... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BOI, Abia Govt Float N1 Billion Lifeline for SME OperatorsThe Bank of Industry (BoI) and the Abia state government have inked an agreemen
BOI, Abia Govt Float N1 Billion Lifeline for SME Operators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Bank of Industry (BoI) and the Abia state government have inked an agreement under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to pump N1 billion into the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector of the state. The fund as well as capacity building for... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about the big ticket FDI reformcivil aviation, single brand retail and pharma sectors to more investments. To
All you need to know about the big ticket FDI reform
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
civil aviation, single brand retail and pharma sectors to more investments. Touted as the biggest ever reform, the NDA government on Monday announced, what it termed, a “radical liberalisation” of the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regime by... Read more
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express
Boris Johnson urges Brits to vote Brexit toin ourselves and in what Britain can do. Of course we can continue to provide l
Boris Johnson urges Brits to vote Brexit to
express / Posted 5 days ago
in ourselves and in what Britain can do. Of course we can continue to provide leadership and support for Europe – but inter-governmentally, outside the supranational EU system. I hope you will vote Leave and take back control of this great... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt’s new advert policy gives fresh lease of life to RSS-backed news servicenews agency linked with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) looks set for a m
Govt’s new advert policy gives fresh lease of life to RSS-backed news service
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
news agency linked with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) looks set for a major expansion, with some help from the NDA government. A new policy on print media advertisements has included Hindusthan Samachar as one of the three news agencies to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debatenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debate
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debatenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debate
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debatenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debate
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debatenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Rowling sees monsters conjured in EU debate
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's futurenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's future
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's futurenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's future
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's futurenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's future
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's futurenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's future
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Hawaii News Now
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's futurenews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU's Tusk says need to reassess Union's future
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
EU heavyweights Germany, France urge UK to staynews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU heavyweights Germany, France urge UK to stay
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Wired News
How Egg Farms Will Stop Killing Millions of Male ChicksMaria Krautwald-Junghanns Elisabeth, who heads up the project, says she expects
How Egg Farms Will Stop Killing Millions of Male Chicks
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
Maria Krautwald-Junghanns Elisabeth, who heads up the project, says she expects to demonstrate the technology to the German government by summer 2017.A laser cuts small holes in the eggs. Gottschalk/photothek/BmEL A Dutch startup called In Ovo has... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
EU heavyweights Germany, France urge UK to staynews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
EU heavyweights Germany, France urge UK to stay
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Reading Evening Post
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
Reading Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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walesonline
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
184 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EUnews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EU
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EUnews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EU
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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birminghammail
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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chroniclelive
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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Scotsman
Tory chair Baroness Warsi switches from Leave to Remainthat change will be overwhelmingly positive.” Lady Warsi - who was the first M
Tory chair Baroness Warsi switches from Leave to Remain
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
that change will be overwhelmingly positive.” Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict, announced her defection in The Times, saying she could not support a campaign... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EUnews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EU
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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Liverpool Echo
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantageBaroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Mus
Nigel Farage accuses Remain camp of using Jo Cox death for political advantage
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Baroness Warsi as a "Number 10 put-up job". Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict - said her decision to change sides was sparked by a "xenophobic" poster released... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EUnews agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in
Swedish PM says no 'panic' if Britain leaves EU
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
news agency TT on Monday. "But it doesn't mean any collapse, panic or chaos in Sweden. We will manage." He said his government is working on a plan for how to respond, whether the "leave" side or the "remain" side wins the June 23... Read more
105 related stories
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heraldscotland
EU referendum: Baroness Warsi switches her support from Leave to Remainthat change will be overwhelmingly positive." Lady Warsi - who was the first M
EU referendum: Baroness Warsi switches her support from Leave to Remain
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
that change will be overwhelmingly positive." Lady Warsi - who was the first Muslim woman to attend Cabinet but quit the Government in 2014 over the Gaza conflict, announced her defection in The Times, saying she could not support a campaign... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Click’d: Rutland Welcomes opens its door to refugees on Facebookfunded news service with bureaus around the world. Despite that funding, the BB
Click’d: Rutland Welcomes opens its door to refugees on Facebook
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
funded news service with bureaus around the world. Despite that funding, the BBC operates independent of the British government. It�s the world�s oldest national broadcasting organization, and currently the largest broadcast news service on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic ragesto make policies that would drive changes in behaviour. The National Diabetes
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
to make policies that would drive changes in behaviour. The National Diabetes Strategy Advisory Group suggested to the government a range of measures in 2014, including the appointment of a National Diabetes Commission to implement the plan,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Three babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika, government report reveals CDC says 234 pregnant women have been diagnosed wi
Three babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
, government report reveals CDC says 234 pregnant women have been diagnosed with Zika in the US Six fetuses had signs of birth defects, three were born, three were 'lost' Some of the babies'... Read more
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Times of Malta
Nudging political changewas subsequently to become the Behavioural Insights Team in the Cabinet Office.
Nudging political change
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
was subsequently to become the Behavioural Insights Team in the Cabinet Office. The Behavioural Insights Team, or the “Nudge Unit” as it is popularly known, was the world’s first government institution dedicated to the application of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
#NeverTrump Republicans shouldn't vote ClintonJohnson and Weld — or maybe another minor-party ticket — would enable Republica
#NeverTrump Republicans shouldn't vote Clinton
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 days ago
Johnson and Weld — or maybe another minor-party ticket — would enable Republicans to express both their support for limited government and their disdain for the major-party nominees. The problem is that no minor-party candidate will win this... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Keynesian Triumph: Americans Are Brokebelieved that if Americans were not willing to do what was necessary to sustain
Keynesian Triumph: Americans Are Broke
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
believed that if Americans were not willing to do what was necessary to sustain full employment levels, then the federal government would need to “nudge” them in compliance, and American politicians were all-too-happy to earn the praise of the... Read more
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USA Today
#NeverTrump Republicans shouldn't vote ClintonJohnson and Weld — or maybe another minor-party ticket — would enable Republica
#NeverTrump Republicans shouldn't vote Clinton
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Johnson and Weld — or maybe another minor-party ticket — would enable Republicans to express both their support for limited government and their disdain for the major-party nominees. The problem is that no minor-party candidate will win this... Read more
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Calcutta News
Jaitley, 22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in KolkataFinance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of
Jaitley, 22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in Kolkata
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers here on Tuesday to nudge the states to arrive at a consensus on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. Twenty-two states are represented at the... Read more
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The Financial Express
22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in KolkataFinance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of
22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in Kolkata
The Financial Express / Posted 11 days ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers here on Tuesday to nudge the states to arrive at a consensus on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. Twenty-two states are represented at the... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley, 22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in Kolkata - newkerala.com #76540Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of
Jaitley, 22 state finance ministers attend GST meet in Kolkata - newkerala.com #76540
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is attending a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers here on Tuesday to nudge the states to arrive at a consensus on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. Twenty-two states are represented at the... Read more
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