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National Archives Go Underground

National Archives Go Underground

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The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), which oversees the management of all federal…

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New Study says Wind Energy Works for Kansas

A recently released study shows the wind energy industry creates jobs for workers, economic benefits for landowners and downward pressure on electricity rates. The study was conducted by law firm Polsinelli Shughart in partnership with the Kansas Energy Information Network.
“Kansas’ Renewable Portfolio Standard has helped diversify Kansas’ energy mix…

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Mississippi Development Authority Launches Minority Business Registry

The online Mississippi Minority Business Registry will assist businesses and public entities looking for prospective suppliers or contractors that can meet their procurement needs. It also provides greater visibility for minority- and women-owned businesses in the state.

The registry is an effort of the Mississippi Development Authority, the state…

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U.S. Chamber Applauds law Protecting U.S. Civil Aviation from EU Tax Scheme

U.S. President Barack Obama has signed S. 1956, the “European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Prohibition Act of 2011,” which the U.S. Chamber believes is a step in the right direction. The chamber would also like to see the U.S. administration take the steps to present its case…

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Real Estate Recovery is All About Job Growth

In a white paper entitled “Real Estate Recovery is All About Job Growth,” NAI Global Chief Economist, Dr. Peter Linneman, outlines that without a robust job recovery, the real estate market will continue to be slow to recover.

The white paper also addresses the health of the U.S. real…

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Chicago to make $1.25 Million Investment in Austin Manufacturing Education

On November 13, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that the city will invest $1.25 million in advanced manufacturing education programs led by the Chicago Manufacturing Renaissance Council and its managing partner, the Center for Labor & Community Research.

“We need to invest in something other people recognize as one…

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