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CHOICE Act – Big wins for retailers

As retail operators return to work this week after what was hopefully a busy Memorial Day weekend for them, they should be encouraged by some rare good news out of Washington D.C. The industry had some big wins last week …

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Caught Up in the Entitlement Reform Debate – Again

The President recently made headlines with the release of his first draft budget proposal and while some convenience store operators might applaud the perceived “belt tightening”, leading brands need to be aware of a few hidden minefields. Most prominent among …

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Key lessons emerge from off-year elections

In political terms, 2017 is what’s known as an “off year.” Only a few states have elections but two are for governorships – Virginia and New Jersey – and we have had a couple of notable congressional special elections thrown …

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The Real Cure For Economic Insecurity

The Real Cure For Economic Insecurity – The Wall Street Journal The Wall Street Journal’s editorial board admonishes liberal alternative work critics and argues “the best antidote to economic insecurity is less government and more growth.” The Truth About The …

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Is This The Year For A Redistricting Revolution?

Is This The Year For A Redistricting Revolution? – The Atlantic Arnold Schwarzenegger and Barack Obama don’t agree on much – but they’ve both turned redistricting reform into their main political cause for the years ahead. The Quiet Ways Automation …

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Do Economic Booms Die Of Old Age?

Do Economic Booms Die Of Old Age? – Bloomberg Recessions aren’t inevitable, and economists don’t agree on what causes them. Capitalism’s Tough Love: The Real Lessons From The Fall Of Sears And GE – The Washington Post The temptation will be …

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