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Oregon has been a national leader in setting standards that enable working families to put food on…


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The idea of a prevailing wage is not the problem; the problem is the laws that govern prevailing…


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Upon assuming the vice presidency in 1973, Gerald R. Ford warned, "I am a Ford, not a…


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One of the last acts of the 109th Congress was to declare the nation of Vietnam a "favorite…


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Earl Ofari Hutchinson of BlackNews.com

Durham, N.C. District Attorney Mike Nifong should do the right thing, cut his losses and drop the…


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Dear Editor,

 

I read with interest your reporting on the prevailing wage issue and how it may affect minority owned firms negatively.  While there is not enough space to discuss all issues, and specific issues about any pay differences between skilled and unskilled labor that is not addressed in the current "Prevailing Wage" rules, hopefully I can provide some additional clarity here from a "cash flow and expense" requirements perspective.

 


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Should President Bush be impeached? The very idea seems extreme, if not loony. Incoming House…


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Congress reconvenes next month with a record number of African American committee chairmen. But the…


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For many years, a public service commercial was run in this country that said, "If you want…


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Some years ago, I briefly worked as a social worker. Occasionally I would visit clients in jail to…


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