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Who is Guarding the Guards?

Several years ago, Wells Fargo Bank discovered that employees had boosted sales, by opening some 2 million deposit and credit card accounts without customer knowledge or authorization. Over the next few years, the bank fired more than 5,000 employees for … Continue reading

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Energy Facts and Figures for Dummies Part VI

(This is part VI of a series on energy.  We hope it helps the reader better understand the issues facing our country and our state as we endeavor to tackle the problem of providing our citizens and our businesses with … Continue reading

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Economic Impact: Are Having Work Credentials Worth It?

Having the right credentials is getting an increasing amount of attention among firms and job seekers. Businesses want to know that prospective employees have the knowledge, skills and ability to successfully perform a job. Job seekers want to stand out … Continue reading

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Attempting to Understand Trans-Pacific Partnership

Many voices in agriculture support TPP, but presidential candidates oppose it. Why? Contentious issues involve agriculture, intellectual property and investments. GOP nominee Donald Trump has claimed the document is 5,600 pages long. I do not know if he is correct, … Continue reading

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Should Non-Profit Hospitals Boost Redskins’ Profits?

Not too long ago, sports facility naming rights were reserved for corporations with big bank accounts and grandiose advertising campaigns: automobile companies, banks, technology giants and beer companies. Now another category of advertiser, a disturbing one, has entered the picture: … Continue reading

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