Daily Archives: February 25, 2013

Retailers Preparing for Triple Whammy

From the Wall Street Journal: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday joined a parade of retailers, restaurants and consumer-goods companies worried about the economic impact of the recently restored federal payroll tax that has left Americans with less money to spend. … Continue reading

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Obama Wants Governors to Pressure Congress on Sequestration

President Obama on Monday asked the nation’s governors to help pressure Congress to strike a deal to avert the looming sequester cuts set to hit at the end of the month. “While you are in town I hope you speak … Continue reading

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New Hiring Patterns Thanks to Obamacare

Here’s a trend you’ll be reading more about: part-time “job sharing,” not only within firms but across different businesses. It’s already happening across the country at fast-food restaurants, as employers try to avoid being punished by the Affordable Care Act. … Continue reading

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