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Matt Miller: Paul Ryan’s bald revisionism (or is it confusion?) – Capital Times (blog)


Matt Miller: Paul Ryan's bald revisionism (or is it confusion?)
Capital Times (blog)
As the economy collapsed, Ryan the fiscal scold seemed less focused on the human toll of vast joblessness than on the prospect that budget deficits would suddenly soar. If Ryan had been king when the bottom fell out, he'd have been the second coming of

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 10:11 pm

Gorge Amphitheater has big economic impact – The Spokesman Review


Gorge Amphitheater has big economic impact
The Spokesman Review
The Gorge is on a cliff above the Columbia River in rural Grant County, about 140 miles east of Seattle. Despite the remote location, it draws some of the nation's top musical acts and festivals. On concert days, the … “We expect our positive

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 8:55 pm

New Name For Regional Health System – KHAS-TV


New Name For Regional Health System
KHAS-TV
“Decisions will continue to be made locally, based on individual and community needs,” said Cliff Robertson, M.D., chief executive officer for CHI Health. Alegent Creighton Health and CHI Nebraska began integrating into a single health system in

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 5:13 pm

The fascinating political evolution of Paul Ryan – The Week Magazine


The fascinating political evolution of Paul Ryan
The Week Magazine
Then when the GOP constituents needed someone who looked good under a green eyeshade, he became a much sterner budget watcher, and strenuous fiscal conservative. The first half of the Ryan book is a biography as starched and colorless as his collars

Posted on 21 August 2014 | 2:01 pm

Kentucky showdown: McConnell and Grimes debate farm issues – Agri-Pulse


Politico

Kentucky showdown: McConnell and Grimes debate farm issues
Agri-Pulse
McConnell noted that when it comes to bipartisanship, he has been the one cutting deals with people like Vice President Joe Biden over New Year's Eve 2012 to avert the fiscal cliff and extend the farm bill. “The maneuvering actually brought a better
Mitch McConnell more polished at Kentucky forumPolitico

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Posted on 21 August 2014 | 12:04 pm

Spotlight on economics: Federal Reserve tapering – Agri-View


Spotlight on economics: Federal Reserve tapering
Agri-View
Since 1789, people in the U.S. have debated fiscal policy, government expenditures and taxation, and monetary policy. Political debates in recent years have focused on fiscal policy issues concerning fiscal cliff, sequestration and the national debt limit.

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Posted on 20 August 2014 | 11:58 pm

White House Says Social Security not part of Fiscal Cliff Talks – Movie News Guide


White House Says Social Security not part of Fiscal Cliff Talks
Movie News Guide
Another issue that has caused disagreement regarding the negotiations over the fiscal cliff has surfaced. Jay Carney the spokesman for the White House said on Tuesday that the issue of Social Security cannot be discussed in the talks about the fiscal

Posted on 20 August 2014 | 6:05 am

Investors Are Tired Of Worrying – Business Insider


Investors Are Tired Of Worrying
Business Insider
The last correction occurred during the fall of 2012 as investors dreaded going over a “fiscal cliff” in the US, which was averted at the last minute at the start of 2013. However, the selloff wasn't an “official” correction since the S&P 500 fell 7.7

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Posted on 19 August 2014 | 9:35 am

Ford’s claim Toronto was on ‘edge of a fiscal cliff’ wrong: City manager – Toronto Sun


Toronto Sun

Ford's claim Toronto was on 'edge of a fiscal cliff' wrong: City manager
Toronto Sun
TORONTO -. The city manager has shot down Mayor Rob Ford's claim that the city was on “the edge of a fiscal cliff” four years ago. Ford was quick to come out Wednesday taking credit for the city's fiscal health being declared “sound by most measures
Mayor Ford's dubious budget claims don't stand upThe Globe and Mail
Mayor vows to save Toronto $100M if re-elected — but he'll need Ford-friendly National Post
U of T report dispels Rob Ford tax mantraMetroNews Canada
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Posted on 14 August 2014 | 2:11 am

Facing the primary care fiscal cliff – Bangor Daily News


Bangor Daily News

Facing the primary care fiscal cliff
Bangor Daily News
This issue is the primary care fiscal cliff, and unless the mandatory Community Health Centers Fund is reauthorized by October 2015, every one of the nation's 1,189 community health centers (at a total of 8,912 sites) are expected to have a 60-70

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Posted on 13 August 2014 | 4:01 pm

Fiscal Cliff – Yahoo News Search Results

McDonnell Trial

RICHMOND – Gov. Terry McAuliffe went before state legislators Friday to deliver some expected bad news: Virginia's budget needs a bit more cutting.

Posted on 15 August 2014 | 9:34 pm

Toronto’s finances are healthy! Clear the front page!

There is no “fiscal cliff” — or if there is, the city of Toronto is nowhere near it, so far away we cannot even see the view over the edge. The city is not, and never has been, in danger of finding itself in bankruptcy. In fact, we have a debt level that is low by the standards of a growing city. Property taxes in Toronto are low, and have been falling relative to inflation. We do not have a …

Posted on 15 August 2014 | 4:37 pm

GovBeat: For the first time in four years, state tax revenues declined in the first quarter

Early data for the second quarter suggest that the declines continued.

Posted on 15 August 2014 | 4:22 pm

Tax promise is ‘unreasonable,’ Mayor Ford’s budget chief says

Rob Ford vows that if re-elected he will keep tax increases below the rate of inflation

Posted on 15 August 2014 | 1:06 am

Facing the primary care fiscal cliff

Posted Aug. 13, 2014, at 11:57 a.m. What do lobstermen on Vinalhaven, ski patrol workers in Bethel, farmers and migrant workers in Northern Aroostook County, snowmobile repair technicians in Jackman, and restaurant owners in Eastport have in common?

Posted on 14 August 2014 | 12:15 pm

Ford's claim Toronto was on 'edge of a fiscal cliff' wrong: City manager

The city manager has shot down Mayor Rob Ford’s claim that the city was on “the edge of a fiscal cliff” four years ago.

Posted on 14 August 2014 | 2:16 am

City manager disputes Rob Ford’s claim he took Toronto ‘back from the edge of a fiscal cliff’

Pennachetti, who was CFO before becoming city manager, bristled at the negative characterization, calling it 'terminology I do not support'

Posted on 14 August 2014 | 1:22 am

Are President Obama's Vacations Cursed?

President Obama's vacations seem to be interrupted every time.

Posted on 12 August 2014 | 3:46 pm

I won't turn off the taps, Tsang insists

A 1 percent cut in government spending is not intended to "turn off the water taps" – just slow the rapid rise in spending to ward off a projected fiscal cliff, the financial secretary says.

Posted on 3 August 2014 | 7:51 pm

Starbucks' (SBUX) CEO Howard Schultz Discusses Q3 2014 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to Starbucks Coffee Company’s third quarter fiscal year 2014 earnings conference call. This is JoAnn DeGrande, vice president of investor relations for Starbucks Coffee Company. Joining me on the call today to discuss our fiscal third quarter results are Howard Schultz, chairman, president, and CEO;

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 1:52 am