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Networking gets the job done

Here’s one small example of how the cuts dictated by austerity are having an impact – Thurrock Council have effectively given up maintaining flower beds and planters in and around Stanford-le-Hope town centre. 505 more words


"I could have been Adam Lanza" without mental help

WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — A man who says he could have been like Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza is speaking out against one of Governor Malloy’s proposed spending cuts. 340 more words


Greece Sends Bailout Compromise Proposal to Its Creditors

The Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece — Greece sent Thursday its proposals to break a deadlock with European creditors over its frozen bailout program and end uncertainty over the debt-heavy country’s future in the euro. 211 more words

Putting Uncle Sam on a Diet

By Bob Shapiro

I have written several times that every Dollar that our government spends must come out of the private, productive sector of the US Economy. 876 more words

GDP & Employment

Braid: How Prentice might collect $2 billion from tax-wary Albertans

Progressive Conservative MLAs don’t like it (just ask them in private) but they cut their own pay by five per cent Wednesday, following last week’s example by Premier Jim Prentice and cabinet. 636 more words

Local News

Lessons Unlearned From Brazil's Recession

As she was sworn in for her second term last week Dilma Rousseff publicly stated government spending would have to be cut. Yes, you read that right; the leader of the Workers’ Party just said her own administration is spending… 543 more words


Elderly Care Spends Cut By A Fifth

Spending on Elderly Care has been cut by a fifth in ten years. An analysis by the BBC has shown that over the last ten years care for Elderly People over the age of 65 has fallen by a fifth. 221 more words