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618 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"President Barack Obama salutes as he walks walks down the stairs of Air Force One at his arrival at Miami International Airport, Friday, June 3, 2016, in Miami. President Obama will participate in a Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee roundtable..."
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418 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"U.S. Senate Democrats on Dec. 8 laid out a list of demands they seek before making any deal to end the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports in the wide-ranging government funding bill. With oil prices falling to nearly seven-year lows of less than $..."
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550 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Americans are feelingmuch moreoptimistic about the country's economy. That is, Americans whoaren't Republicans. In a survey of the prevailing economic attitudes over 40 countries, the Pew Research Center found that 40 percent of US citizens thought t..."

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793 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"Reuters/Aaron BernsteinWhether you plan to vote for Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, history shows that when a Democrat holds the highest office in the land, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) benefits. Over the past 100 years, the DJIA has deli..."

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341 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"... But it's all about politics. The New York Times reported earlier this week that Democrats thought they'd found a strategy to peel away some of the oil subsidies that the federal government annually doles out to some of the world's most profitable..."

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764 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"By Bootie Cosgrove-Mather AP November 14, 2002, 6:21 PM Bankrupt Bankruptcy Bill Passes bankruptcy, man holding his forehead over a stack of bills House Republicans sent the Democrat-controlled Senate a stripped-down version of bankruptcy legislat..."
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834 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"In the fall of 1991, a Democratic presidential candidate I was covering as he campaigned across New Hampshire had a line in his speeches that surprised me. He commended to his listeners something called the "Swedish active labor market" a program, e..."

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820 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Thomson ReutersEconomists are often as obsessed as pollsters and pols with analyzing the political tealeaves in the throes of major elections. Thats especially true in 2016 when the economy once again could determine whether the Democrats maintain t..."
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711 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Gary Cameron/ReutersA coy Elizabeth Warren is withholding an endorsement of Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders for now and using her leverage as liberal icon to focus the two Democratic presidential rivals on her populist agenda. On the eve of Tuesday..."
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695 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Oil producers have been pressing for an end to decades of restrictions on exports of most raw, unprocessed crude oil. Photo: Brittany Sowacke Congress passed a $US1.1 trillion spending measure that averts a US government shutdown and ends a 40-year-..."
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695 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Oil producers have been pressing for an end to decades of restrictions on exports of most raw, unprocessed crude oil. Photo: Brittany Sowacke Congress passed a $US1.1 trillion spending measure that averts a US government shutdown and ends a 40-year-..."
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1076 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Some Illinois schools and colleges are in jeopardy of closing and more social services and state programs are at risk of being eliminated amid a legislative standoff unlike anything the state has seen. With the General Ass..."
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830 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"Reuters/Jim YoungWhen it comes to fiscal discipline, there is no state in sorrier shape than Illinois. For years, the Land of Lincoln has led the nation in state budget shortfalls, pension fund crises and unpaid bills to public universities, schools,..."
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396 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton is laying out her most concrete vision for the U.S. economy Monday in a pitch to Democrats who are being wooed by her chief rival, Senator Bernie Sanders, and a larger electorate assessing t..."

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449 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Americans are more concerned about moving up than they are about how much more, or less, their neighbor might make. JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY IMAGES Presidential candidates, take note: When it comes to class differences, Americans are far more concerne..."
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635 words • advanced • 4 years, 4 months ago
"For years, Americans have listed the economy as their "most important problem," and it seems like countless elections have swung on candidates' sugar-coated promises to accelerate growth, create jobs, and generally make us all as rich as we've dreame..."
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481 words • advanced • 2 years, 2 months ago
business
"Sam Rega/Business Insider Independent voters have a dimmer outlook on their financial security than Democrats or Republicans, a sentiment that could hurt Hillary Clintons chances of becoming president. A larger percentage of independent voters feel l..."
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667 words • advanced • 3 years, 8 months ago
"When Democrats hold the presidency, unemployment declines more than when the GOP occupies the Oval Office. And when Republican presidents are at the helm, stock-markets make larger gains. Both parties, it seems, tailor their economic policies to rewa..."

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174 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
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"Fathead LLC Fathead LLC, which sells large vinyl and foam decorative items, also features political figures as well as sports stars. This is not a post about politics. It just happens to involve politicians and a company in the business of selling l..."

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817 words • advanced • 2 years, 3 months ago
business
"Getty In his effort to reset a presidential campaign that has dangerously gone off track, Republican Donald Trump mistakenly continues to believe there is much to be gained politically by closely linking Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton to Pres..."
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