Daily Archives: November 27, 2012

Wal-mart Walkout Underscores Union Decline

Organized Labor: Despite gaining a stranglehold over the public sector, unions are losing ground in the private sector. This was seen again in the failed union walkouts against retail giant Wal-Mart. The idea was simple: Take a day of little … Continue reading

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Fix PA Public Pensions or Slash Budgets

Signaling the importance of pension changes in the coming months, the Corbett administration released a detailed report Monday warning of steep budget cuts if a way is not found swiftly to rein in public-pension spending. The 19-page report labeled Pennsylvania’s … Continue reading

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Economic Impact of Fiscal Cliff

Washington is in a dither over the fiscal cliff. The cliff consists of roughly $500 billion in tax increases that will occur on January 1, 2013 as the Bush-era tax rates expire, along with almost $100 billion in automatic cuts … Continue reading

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