Tag: "domestic"

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Who’s Kidding Who about the ACA and Lost Jobs?

Who’s Kidding Who about the ACA and Lost Jobs?

Who’s Kidding Who about the ACA and Lost Jobs? Written by the owner of Quality News: Jared S. Ray I’m confused by the White House push-back to the February 2014 CBO report[i] which tripled the prior estimate for jobs expected to be lost due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – 2.3 million workers by […]

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Marcy Wheeler - Emptywheel blogger - Looks for Clues - How Do businesses use language?

Marcy Wheeler – Emptywheel blogger – Looks for Clues – How Do businesses use language?

The Woman Who Knows The NSA’s Secrets Long before Edward Snowden leaked documents showing that the government was collecting every American’s phone records, Marcy Wheeler knew something fishy was going on. She was one of just a handful of people who in 2009 suspected that the government was using the USA Patriot Act to collect […]

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Automakers – Customer Satisfaction Scores

Automakers – Customer Satisfaction Scores

Detroit Three customer satisfaction falls in latest quarterly survey The gap in customer satisfaction between the Detroit Three and Asian automakers is widening, according to a new survey by the American Customer Satisfaction Index. The scores of five out of eight domestic brands declined in ACSI’s latest quarterly survey, conducted from April 6 to May […]

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Congress Wrestles Blame For The Boston Bombings

Congress Wrestles Blame For The Boston Bombings

Five Questions in Congress About the Boston Bombings Congress doesn’t agree on much these days, and the Boston bombings are no exception. The tragedy has triggered a wide-ranging debate about why the marathon plot went undetected, who shoulders the blame and how the security weaknesses the bombing highlight can be shored up. Here are five […]

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China caught with hand in the honey jar

China Caught With Hand In The Honey Jar – 2/20/13

In sting, US catches China with fingers in honey jar US officials said Wednesday they had mounted a sting operation against two major firms illegally importing honey from China and selling it on the American market, avoiding $180 million in anti-dumping duties. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) described the bust as “one of the […]