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Hillary Clinton is demolishing Donald Trump among hedge-fund donors

John Carney and Anupreeta Das report for Market Watch:

Hedge funds are playing a far bigger role in 2016 than in past elections—and Hillary Clinton has been the single biggest beneficiary. 148 more words

USA

After Lying Low, Deep-Pocketed Clinton Donors Return to the Fore

Nicholas Confessore and Amy Chozick report for The New York Times:

In a luxury suite high above the convention floor, some of the Democratic Party’s most generous patrons sipped cocktails and caught up with old friends, tuning out… 124 more words

USA

Will Hillary Clinton Flip-Flop Again on TPP? Interview with Joseph Stiglitz



Amy Goodman speaks to Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prize-winning economist, Columbia University professor and chief economist for the Roosevelt Institute. Stiglitz is an adviser to Hillary Clinton’s policy team and talks about whether or not she would support the Trans-Pacific Partnership if she was elected U.S. President. (Democracy Now!)

USA

US Economy Grows Slowly

“The US economy grew at an annual rate of just 1.2% from April to June, the US Department of Commerce announced on Friday, as cut backs by businesses wiped out a rise in consumer spending.” – The Guardian…

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Economy

Blaming the Poor: NZ Govt Influencing WINZ & ACC Designated Doctors since 2008 "The Benefit is an Addictive Debilitating Drug - More Dangerous than Working on an Oil Rig" (Pt 2)

” … MSD did during 2008 conduct a nation-wide “training program ” for the “designated doctors “, who they use for getting second opinions, assessments and recommendations on recipients of, or applicants for, sickness and invalid’s benefits (now called deferred jobseeker and supported living benefits)”…” With the introduction of the Future Focus policies in 2010 the criteria for being considered sick, disabled and thus incapacitated to do any work, has been tightened substantially.

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News

Higher Taxes Encourage Competition

An unexpected dynamic within the debate about income and wealth inequality is the effect of income taxes on the management and how that affects the way the corporations are run. 124 more words

Economy

Mark Hunt Mad - And You Should be Too

Mark Hunt is really really upset. Just a couple of days ago, he went onto the MMA Hour to unleash on Brock Lesnar and UFC 200. 1,085 more words

Opinion