WTO was a non starter all the way. It assumed that by lobbying with the governments in power the developed world could con the developing. It should be not discussed any more. 54 more words
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The markets are torn between polar opposite schools of thought. There are those who believe we are in a period of intense deflation, which will continue for some time, and there are those who believe that inflation is inevitable and, in fact, is already with us as consumers can attest. 740 more words
HOUSTON (AP) – Houston Mayor Annise Parker is hoping voters will elect her to a third and final term.
Parker is squaring off against eight other candidates in Tuesday’s mayoral race. 112 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) – The United States is edging closer to the possibility of the first-ever default on the government’s debt.
But Speaker John Boehner, appearing on ABC’s “This Week,” has ruled out a House vote on a straightforward bill to boost the borrowing authority without concessions from President Barack Obama. 159 more words