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Ronald Reagan tried the UK’s economic plan. didn’t work

Written by Nicole Goodkind, CNN Business The British pound hit a record low against the dollar on Monday after British Prime Minister Liz Truss, a fan of the “gradual economy”, announced a sweeping spending and tax cut plan to rescue the British economy from recession on Friday. What is happening: Investors were surprised by the …

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Friends mourn their bandmate who died in a car accident in Arizona

A fatal crash that killed a family of four on September 18 left the former bandmates of one of the victims grieving the loss of their friend and fellow musician. While the family was traveling early that Sunday morning, a semi-truck collided with their car and killed them, according to the Arizona Department of Public …

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Brett Favre and the Mississippi luxury scandal that continues to grow

In 2017, a Mississippi nonprofit called Operation Shoestring received a federal grant of more than $200,000. But when the organization sought to renew funding a year later, the money was no longer available. “It has been repurposed in the ways we read about it now,” Robert Langford, CEO of Operation Shoestring, which has been providing …

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Labor should not celebrate the economic failure of the Conservatives

Photo by Stephane Russo/AFP via Getty Images The chancellor’s bragging about tax cuts sent sterling and government bonds tumbling. Halifax has withdrawn its fee-paying mortgage products while Virgin Money has suspended its entire portfolio. The Bank of England reiterated its commitment to reduce inflation to 2 per cent over the medium term, although it stopped …

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This ‘cutting out of the red tape’ strips the nature of the UK

Mahatma Gandhi said, “The true measure of any society can be found in how it deals with its most vulnerable members.” Many will gauge last week’s mini-budget through that lens. Perhaps, in this period of climate emergency and the collapse of biodiversity, we should extend the citation to include endangered species of plants and animals. …

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Economic headwinds mean the West Coast has to stop being slow to offshore

Offshore wind is the next frontier in our quest to build clean energy fast enough to avoid dangerous climate change. If done right, the United States could create thousands of new jobs and boost economies across the country — even off the West Coast. The United States has long lags behind Europe and China in …

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The Dallas Cowboys score the New York Giants’ first loss of the season behind quarterback Cooper Rush

CNN – Starting the second straight game for the first time in his career, Cooper Rush took his chance with both hands. After winning last week against the Cincinnati Bengals, Rush and the Dallas Cowboys handed the New York Giants their first loss of the season, 23-16, Monday night. Rush — starting with the Cowboys …

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Otsego County grapples with economic headwinds so far, looks to 2023

Gaylord – There is currently a great deal of uncertainty around the economy as rising interest rates, inflation and supply chain/labor shortages threaten to slow economic activity. Despite these challenges, Lisa McComb, executive director of the Otsego County Economic Alliance (OCEA), said the local economy is still growing. “We got about $38 million in economic …

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