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Napa city employees to get 5 percent raises

Napa city employees to get 5 percent raises Administrative employees, miscellaneous workers who belong to the city's largest employee union, police management, unrepresented city staff and council members will all receive the pay hike. Other added benefits include one additional holiday for city … Read more on Napa Valley Register Reasons to do nothing It's […]

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Household Wealth Still Down 14 Percent Since Recession

Household Wealth Still Down 14 Percent Since Recession But the Fed's analysis included four data issues that gave a significant boost to its optimistic reading of the economy, said Randy Olsen, co-author of the study and a professor of economics at Ohio State. The four problems with the data: It didn't … Read more on […]

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Fox News Poll: As Obama starts sixth year, 74 percent say US still in recession

Fox News Poll: As Obama starts sixth year, 74 percent say US still in recession Most voters — 74 percent — say it still feels like the country is in a recession. The silver lining for the president is this is an improvement over the 86 percent who felt that way in September 2010. A […]

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France out of recession with 0.5 percent Q2 growth

France out of recession with 0.5 percent Q2 growth PARIS (AP) The French economy is officially out of recession, according to data released Wednesday that showed gross domestic product had its strongest quarterly growth in two years. The national statistics agency, Insee, said that France's gross … Read more on New Zealand Herald Eurozone's longest-ever […]

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