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2014/10/30 16:00
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When two Minnesota cities — one large, one small — decided earlier this month to offer paid family leave for employees with newborn children, leaders in both places predicted they would be the first...
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2014/10/29 00:20
2014/10/29 00:20
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When Arlene Nehring tells the story of Democrats and Republicans gathering for a book discussion at her church, it’s hard not to anticipate a punchline given the longstanding tension between America’s...
2014/10/28 18:48
2014/10/28 18:48
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We’re a week out from Election Day, which means it’s time for the “voter fraud” brigade to start making their preemptive case that this election – like all elections that preceded it – will be tainted...
2014/10/22 01:17
2014/10/22 01:17
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BALTIMORE, Md. - Last month Maryland added a total of 2,800 jobs, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics. In September public sector jobs increased by...
2014/10/20 17:41
2014/10/20 17:41
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With sole authority over the state's $29.7 billion pension fund, the state treasurer wields enormous power and responsibilities for state retirees and their beneficiaries. Democratic treasurer Denise...
2014/10/19 03:08
2014/10/19 03:08
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Welcome to the rise of online video everything. We use videos to share the important moments of our lives, to challenge our friends to donate to a worthy cause or even to find great new hire....
2014/10/17 21:36
2014/10/17 21:36
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More than 2 million worshippers, pilgrims and onlookers poured around an 11-inch wooden figure of the Virgin Mary as it made its way through the streets. A crush of the faithful heaved and hauled away...
2014/10/14 07:58
2014/10/14 07:58
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It’s tempting to be smug in the face of other states’ fights over voter suppression. California, thankfully, isn’t Texas, where voter-ID requirements were compared to a poll tax by a federal judge...
2014/10/10 22:05
2014/10/10 22:05
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Most municipal-bond investors are individuals, who tend to hold bonds until maturity. These are "retail" investors who directly or indirectly hold more than 75 percent of the $3.7 trillion...
2014/10/08 23:48
2014/10/08 23:48
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Bill Maher’s recent monologue on “Real Time” excoriating self-professed liberals for going soft on Islam — hotly debated again last Friday with Ben Affleck and Sam Harris, and expounded on in this...
2014/10/08 20:27
2014/10/08 20:27
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For one, as voters grow more frustrated with government, they are more likely to leave the two parties behind. Today, more people self-identify as Independents than did even a year ago. According to...
2014/10/08 11:52
2014/10/08 11:52
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In that role, Mr. Rowe taught cultural organizations and practitioners throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania how not only to remove themselves from a financial hole, but also to ensure their...
2014/10/08 10:12
2014/10/08 10:12
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... takes a village to raise a child." If that African proverb were adapted to modern American family life, the phrase "and about $250,000" should be added. That's the amount of money...
2014/10/08 08:42
2014/10/08 08:42
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The labor force participation rate—the share of employed Americans or Americans seeking employment—stands at 62.8 percent, which ties a 36-year low. This takes the air out of recent unemployment...
2014/10/04 23:01
2014/10/04 23:01
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The proportion of mothers staying home to raise their children, which had been steadily declining for decades, is rising again, and now stands at a level not seen since the 1980s. The share of...
2014/10/04 21:41
2014/10/04 21:41
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Most municipal-bond investors are individuals who tend to hold bonds until maturity. These "retail" investors hold more than 75 percent of the municipal-bond market either directly or through mutual...
2014/09/30 23:41
2014/09/30 23:41
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If you look at national rankings, you know that the State of Connecticut is at the bottom economically. It was recently rated one of the five worst states for business; it has the nation's...
2014/10/30 16:00
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