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  • Why are Retailers Offering Higher Pay?

    Of late there have been a number of news accounts reporting the decisions of some retail chains and fast food restaurants to boost their wage rates for lower skill and entry or near entry level workers.  Nationally, Walmart, Target, McDonalds, … Continue reading

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  • A “C” for School Finance

    Where is Miss Shields from “A Christmas Story” when you need her?  Maybe Pennsylvania could have been given at least a C+ like Ralphie on the latest national education report card, this one produced by the Network for Public Education. … Continue reading

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