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The Star's View: Why this election is a turning point in Windsor

There are more than 50 candidates vying for just 10 Windsor wards seats in the Oct. 27 municipal election. A dozen more hopefuls have thrown their hat in the ring to be mayor. 460 more words


Number of MPs not seeking re-election continues to grow

Almost 20 current Conservative MPs will not run in the next federal election, as the party continues rounding up candidates to replace departing incumbents in advance of an expected Fall 2015 campaign. 715 more words


Throw the bums out? 19% in poll say re-elect most in Congress

Only one in five voters believe most members of Congress deserve to get re-elected, a new Gallup poll finds.

The 19% recorded by the Gallup poll… 275 more words


The Politics Around Here

Kansas holds a primary one week from today, and the state is already awash in politics. Yard signs are proliferating, the mailbox is full of fliers, the pitchmen for identity theft protection agencies and the guy from the Good Feet Store have been chased off the talk radio airwaves by campaign commercials, and some of the races are intriguingly nasty. 1,334 more words


On Margins and Disruption

Which industries have the highest net margins?

Exactly the ones you’d expect – financial services, IT, media, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, alcoholic beverages.

What’s more striking is how low net margins across most industries are. 231 more words