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The Mercury News
San Jose voters: Get ready for 'El Niño' of tax pitchesSAN JOSE -- One councilman called it the "El Niño of taxes." Another city leade
San Jose voters: Get ready for 'El Niño' of tax pitches
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
SAN JOSE -- One councilman called it the "El Niño of taxes." Another city leader warily cautioned against voter fatigue. As it's shaping up, the 2016 ballots could indeed flood San Jose residents with a monsoon of new tax pitches. San Jose voters... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
The toil for clean soil: UNC has been composting since 1999 Blake Hoarty | Published 12 minutes ago Evan Kramer, a first-year Business st
The toil for clean soil: UNC has been composting since 1999
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 8 days ago
Blake Hoarty | Published 12 minutes ago Evan Kramer, a first-year Business student, throws trash away in the landfill section of the trashcans in Lenoir Dining Hall. Photo by Nicholas Bafia... Read more
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The Mercury News
Jethroe Moore II, Kathleen Krenek and Scott Myers-Lipton: San Jose business tax is needed, and companies could have come to planning meetingsSan Jose is the now the richest city in the United States. That's the good news
Jethroe Moore II, Kathleen Krenek and Scott Myers-Lipton: San Jose business tax is needed, and companies could have come to planning meetings
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
San Jose is the now the richest city in the United States. That's the good news. The bad news is San Jose has the third worst roads in the nation, 400 less police officers and 70 less fire fighters since 2008, an affordable housing crisis, and a $1... Read more
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The Mercury News
Gross receipts tax initiative is a bad ideaSan Jose and its business community are facing the specter of a ballot initiati
Gross receipts tax initiative is a bad idea
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
San Jose and its business community are facing the specter of a ballot initiative to levy a gross receipts tax on business to raise millions of dollars to fight poverty and create publicly funded jobs. The initiative filed earlier this month by San... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
San Jose council committee approves studying proposed business taxSAN JOSE -- After a lively debate Wednesday, a council committee gave the green
San Jose council committee approves studying proposed business tax
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
SAN JOSE -- After a lively debate Wednesday, a council committee gave the green light to studying a controversial plan to "modernize" the city's business tax by asking companies to pay taxes based on a percentage of their revenue to fund basic... Read more
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Daily Mail
Niall Horan leads tributes to Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey'A man I had the honour of listening to all my life': One Direction's followin
Niall Horan leads tributes to Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
'A man I had the honour of listening to all my life': One Direction's following his death at the age of 67 Frey died from a combination of complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measureSAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax m
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measure
The Fremont Argus / Posted 23 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax moves forward, two San Jose City Council members are calling for giving it a much closer look. Councilmen Donald Rocha and Raul Peralez will ask the council's Rules... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measureSAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax m
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measure
Inside Bay Area / Posted 23 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax moves forward, two San Jose City Council members are calling for giving it a much closer look. Councilmen Donald Rocha and Raul Peralez will ask the council's Rules... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measureSAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax m
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measure
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 24 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax moves forward, two San Jose City Council members are calling for giving it a much closer look. Councilmen Donald Rocha and Raul Peralez will ask the council's Rules... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measureSAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax m
San Jose councilmen ask for analysis of business tax measure
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Before a proposed ballot measure to alter the city's business tax moves forward, two San Jose City Council members are calling for giving it a much closer look. Councilmen Donald Rocha and Raul Peralez will ask the council's Rules... Read more
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