Articles in Category: 'jobs'

By: Gov. Rick Scott | Posted: December 9, 2013 2:05 PM
 

The Tampa Bay Times’ Dec. 7 editorial focused on one of the most important subjects to all Floridians -- jobs. But, the challenges facing our growing state won’t end when we reach a certain number of jobs created or a certain unemployment rate. We are working to build an opportunity economy that will create jobs for generations to come.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: July 13, 2011 3:55 AM

When Donald Rumsfeld was secretary of Defense, he coined some phrases about knowledge that apply far beyond military matters.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: September 6, 2011 3:55 AM

Ideological clashes over particular laws, policies and programs often go far deeper.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: November 8, 2011 3:55 AM

One of the things that has struck me when I have gone on luxury cruise ships, is that most of the passengers look like they are older than the captain -- and luxury cruise ships don't have juveniles as captains.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: September 3, 2011 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- What if the president gave a major speech and no one heard it?
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 6, 2011 3:55 AM

Last week, I noted that various forms of the word "unexpected" almost inevitably appeared in news stories about unfavorable economic developments.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 20, 2011 3:55 AM

Two years ago, in June 2009, the American economy emerged from recession, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. But as this week's Economist noted, with typical British understatement, "The recovery has been a disappointment."

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 30, 2011 3:55 AM

What's the fair way to run a large organization? That's a question that is squarely, and interestingly, raised by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's dissenting opinion in Wal-Mart v. Dukes, a Supreme Court case decided last week.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 8, 2011 3:55 AM
The race for the Republican presidential nomination finally seems to be gelling.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: July 11, 2011 3:55 AM

Some of us called it the man-cession. In the deep recession that lasted from December 2007 to June 2009, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research, many more men than women lost their jobs.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 19, 2011 3:55 AM
Barack Obama has been at pains to convince voters that he cares about jobs. It seems to be a hard sell.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: May 10, 2011 3:55 AM

One of the sad and dangerous signs of our times is how many people are enthralled by words, without bothering to look at the realities behind those words.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: October 1, 2011 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- Jobs, jobs, jobs, we keep hearing. But for whom, whom, whom?

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 20, 2011 3:55 AM
For the third straight year, the median income of the typical American family fell in 2010.
 
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