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The Tampa Tribune
Why the outlook for Tampa Bay’s $6 billion highway expansion is hazycompared to the traditional method of using gas tax money, said Phineas Baxenda
Why the outlook for Tampa Bay’s $6 billion highway expansion is hazy
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
compared to the traditional method of using gas tax money, said Phineas Baxendall, former transportation director of the U.S. Public Interest Research Group. Then there’s the higher operating cost. A toll road costs more to run than a regular... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta council members call for fiscal transparencyin a survey to gauge public support for the idea. Council Members Mary Norwood
Atlanta council members call for fiscal transparency
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
in a survey to gauge public support for the idea. Council Members Mary Norwood and Felicia Moore cite a 2013 study by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group Educational Fund that ranked 30 cities on their progress toward a “Transparency 2.0”... Read more
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The Times Leader
Pease Township ‘Checkbook’ launchedto share charts or checks with social media networks, and direct contact for ag
Pease Township ‘Checkbook’ launched
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
to share charts or checks with social media networks, and direct contact for agency fiscal offices. In March 2015, the U.S. Public Interest Research Group released its annual "Following the Money 2015" report and Mandel earned Ohio the No. 1... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Dirty little secret baredin business. Not all communities have signed up to be a part of Mandel’s initi
Dirty little secret bared
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
in business. Not all communities have signed up to be a part of Mandel’s initiative. No.1 ranking In April, the U.S. Public Interest Research Group announced that Ohio was once again ranked No. 1 for public spending... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Overtime rule may sting overworked assistants’ career hopesit would be able to adjust financially. Some high-profile nonprofits have rais
Overtime rule may sting overworked assistants’ career hopes
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
it would be able to adjust financially. Some high-profile nonprofits have raised similar concerns. Ideologically, the U.S. Public Interest Research Group, founded to fight companies that harm consumers and the environment, and Judicial Watch,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agencythink you have to consider him a tremendous president for consumers,” said Ed M
Obama's consumer protection legacy defined by aggressive agency
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
think you have to consider him a tremendous president for consumers,” said Ed Mierzwinski, consumer program director at the U.S. Public Interest Research Group. That also has made the Obama administration a tremendous target for business leaders... Read more

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