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Growing Confidence In Global Recovery Among CFOs – ValueWalk


Growing Confidence In Global Recovery Among CFOs
ValueWalk
… and 18% that it's deteriorating. “A year ago, there was greater uncertainty over monetary policy and the US fiscal cliff, quantitative easing was coming to an end and growth was starting to weaken in emerging markets,” says Tom McGrath of Ernst

Posted on 26 July 2014 | 1:16 pm

‘We’ve only 20 years to save Ireland from climate catastrophe’ – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

'We've only 20 years to save Ireland from climate catastrophe'
Irish Independent
"There is a climate cliff just like there is a fiscal cliff: the longer we put off dealing with it, the more acute the consequences," he said. A failure to act will result in more extreme weather worldwide including flooding and drought as well as

Posted on 26 July 2014 | 1:33 am

As S&P 500 nears 2014 in 2014, is the market’s ‘liftoff phase’ ending? – Yahoo Finance (blog)


Yahoo Finance (blog)

As S&P 500 nears 2014 in 2014, is the market's 'liftoff phase' ending?
Yahoo Finance (blog)
FILE – In this May 11, 2007, file photo, a Wall Street sign is mounted near the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are dropping in early trading amid financial jitters in Europe and disappointing retail earnings. (AP Photo

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Posted on 25 July 2014 | 3:34 pm

Obama to Urge Central American Leaders to Slow Wave of Migrants – New York Times


New York Times

Obama to Urge Central American Leaders to Slow Wave of Migrants
New York Times
The predicament is one he has faced repeatedly over a series of other high profile issues — the fiscal cliff, the budget deal to reopen the government after a shutdown earlier this year and aide for victims of Hurricane Sandy, to name a few. The

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 1:56 pm

Why Canada’s economic success could stump the all-season Keynesians – The Globe and Mail


Why Canada's economic success could stump the all-season Keynesians
The Globe and Mail
In the United States the chattering classes were virtually united in predicting the collapse of the U.S. economy when the so-called “fiscal cliff” kicked in a year and a half ago, causing an involuntary rolling back of the scale of government borrowing

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Posted on 25 July 2014 | 9:00 am

Gas Tax And Mileage Tax Proposed To Solve The Highway Trust Fund Fiscal Cliff – The Inquisitr


Gas Tax And Mileage Tax Proposed To Solve The Highway Trust Fund Fiscal Cliff
The Inquisitr
Both a gas tax and a mileage tax are being proposed as solutions to the latest fiscal cliff faced by the federal government when the Highway Trust Fund runs out of money this summer. But would the average American be outraged at such a suggestion …

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Posted on 13 July 2014 | 4:26 am

Fiscal Year 2014 General Fund Revenue Collections Down 1.6% From Fiscal … – Insurance News Net


Fiscal Year 2014 General Fund Revenue Collections Down 1.6% From Fiscal
Insurance News Net
Despite record-breaking increases in the stock market, it appears that the uncertainty about the federal Fiscal Cliff in December 2012/January 2013 shifted more realized capital gains from 2013 into 2012 than expected. Revenue collections during the

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Posted on 12 July 2014 | 8:04 am

How the ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Helped Lead to Kentucky’s $91-Million Budget Shortfall – WFPL


How the 'Fiscal Cliff' Helped Lead to Kentucky's $91-Million Budget Shortfall
WFPL
A driving factor in Kentucky's $91-million budget shortfall is a decline in a form of income primarily used by the nation's wealthiest individuals. In 2012, the U.S. Congress was preparing to take the country over the “fiscal cliff” because of rising
Kentucky ends 2014 with $90 million shortfallLexington Herald Leader
Kentucky Revenue Shortfall Nears $91 MillionWKMS
Kentucky's Budget Deficit Partly Fueled by Decline in Capital Gains Tax RecieptsWKU Public Radio

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Posted on 11 July 2014 | 10:58 am

ObamaCare Fiscal Cliff Looms – Investor’s Business Daily


ObamaCare Fiscal Cliff Looms
Investor’s Business Daily
5 Funding from ObamaCare is set to plunge next year for Medicaid primary care doctors, community health centers and the Children's Health Insurance Program. The money was designed to drop in the short term to make 10-year budget forecasts look better.

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Posted on 7 July 2014 | 11:07 pm

Bank of Thailand cb governor says fiscal cliff unlikely – FTSE Global Markets


Bank of Thailand cb governor says fiscal cliff unlikely
FTSE Global Markets
Addressing the Foreign Correspondents Club, Bank of Thailand central bank governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul, says the end of political stalemate in May this year has allowed government spending to resume. “The presence of a fully functioning government …

Posted on 4 July 2014 | 2:39 pm

Fiscal Cliff – Yahoo News Search Results

As S&P 500 nears 2,014 in 2014, is the market's 'liftoff phase' ending?

Aside from providing a cute bit of symmetry, if the S&P 500 hits the 2014 level this year it will represent exactly a 50% gain for the powerful market levitation that began after the post-election selloff in November 2012. The winds behind this rally may be shifting.

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 2:45 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

The Fix: One chart that shows Congress can actually get things done

Yes, it does occasionally happen.

Posted on 21 July 2014 | 3:58 pm

Economic Rebound Creates Budget Surpluses for U.S. States

Anna Endsley enters the Guadalupe River via a rope swing, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Gruene, Texas. The cool temperatures of the Guadalupe River and shady Cypress trees help create a favorite summer destination.

Posted on 17 July 2014 | 4:31 am

Brownback Feeling Big Political Backlash to Tax Cuts in Kansas

Few politicians put more store in the supply-side economics magic of Reagan-style tax cuts than Republican Gov. Sam Brownback of Kansas. Certain that he could spur his state’s economy, create “tens of thousands of jobs” and provide a model for other Republican governors to emulate, Brownback pushed a major tax system overhaul through the state legislature in 2012, including a 25 percent …

Posted on 16 July 2014 | 7:37 pm

GovBeat: After years of cuts, state budgets show surpluses

After careful planning and years of red ink, many state budgets are producing surpluses.

Posted on 15 July 2014 | 10:02 am

Gas Tax And Mileage Tax Proposed To Solve The Highway Trust Fund Fiscal Cliff

Both a gas tax and a mileage tax are being proposed as solutions to the latest fiscal cliff faced by the federal government when the Highway Trust Fund runs out of money this summer. But would the average American be outraged at such a suggestion considering how high gas prices have risen during the last

Posted on 13 July 2014 | 4:22 am

Kentucky ends 2014 with $90 million shortfall

Kentuckians are buying more stuff, they just aren't paying as much in taxes. That's why the state ended the 2014 fiscal year on June 30 with a $90 million shortfall in its general fund. Sales taxes – the …

Posted on 10 July 2014 | 9:39 pm

Road funding headed toward cliff

Roadwork in northeastern North Carolina has been on a bumpy and uncertain path since state officials implemented new, urban-focused criteria for new road projects.

Posted on 6 July 2014 | 4:02 am

U.S. bridges in danger of collapse

The nation may be on the brink of a highway crisis and lawmakers are scrambling to avoid a "transportation fiscal cliff."

Posted on 1 July 2014 | 11:41 pm