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Private firms offer to run state retirement plan

A board working on a proposal to enroll most small business employees in a state-run retirement savings plan, unless they opt out, was told last week that small technology-focused financial firms could do the job. 1,067 more words

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Private vs Public Liquor – A Tale of Two Provinces

There has been a lot of discussion on the privatization of liquor in Saskatchewan.  I thought I would post my observations from being a bar owner in Saskatchewan to now living in Calgary where my main role is to purchase liquor for an establishment.  714 more words

Food And Drink

State-run retirement savings plan gets boost

A state attempt to create a retirement savings plan for 6 million private-sector California workers not offered one on the job, Secure Choice, got a boost last week during the White House Conference on Aging. 1,022 more words

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Give a Gonski?..

“Give a Gonski? Funding myths and politicking derail school debate”
An article from Glenn C. Savage, published on July 9 on The Conversation

A brief breakdown of some of the more nuanced aspects of the schools funding debate. 63 more words

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The Confederate Flag Fiasco, and Why it's a Win For Collectivist Authoritarianism

Ignoring the usual specious messages concerning the Confederate battle flag, let’s look at this another way.

Since ostensibly our government is a representative one, we can make the claim that public property–the government land subsidized by the citizens–is property belonging to the PUBLIC (setting aside for the moment the fact that collectively-owned property is an impossibility, which makes the whole argument about what should or shouldn’t be displayed upon it thus irrelevant). 612 more words