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The elections are over and the Republicans are in control of both houses of the legislature.  Now that the GOP has won, what lies ahead for the next two years? 509 more words

Russia in 5 quotes: October 2014

Alexey Grazhdankin, Deputy Director of Levada Centre, shares what Russians think of the West (from a Vedomosti article, October 28, 2014) “The majority of people think that Russia already has a democracy, or at least that it needs its own path – not a Western or a Soviet one. 506 more words


Omnibus budget bill restricts refugee access to social assistance

OTTAWA – Buried in the Harper government’s latest massive, omnibus budget bill is legislation that could restrict the ability of refugee claimants to access social assistance. 616 more words


Friday Reads: Economic Anemia

Good Morning!

Since I’m in the middle of revamping my course for Graduate Finance Students in International Finance and reviewing textbooks and the usual stuff, I thought I’d focus on the economy for the morning. 3,658 more words

Morning Reads

Dream Bills in Concord

By Tom Spencer

In a lightening round of questioning, moderators posed a hypothetical scenario to Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and her challenger Scott Brown during Tuesday’s debate at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord. 63 more words


Budget bill: Government refocuses public health czar's job

The Conservatives plan to create a new public health czar to focus solely on advising the government on public health issues.

The job will go to the newly appointed Chief Public Health Officer Gregory Taylor, who will now surrender the day-to-day administrative duties of running the Public Health Agency of Canada to a new president and deputy head who has yet to be appointed. 463 more words


The Government’s Buying Season is Over…Now What?

As we turned the corner on a new government fiscal year, the editors of FedPulse asked me to share some thoughts on what technology companies will face in the year ahead — and how they should prepare. 139 more words