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News analysis: Ryan says 'America needs a turnaround' - USA TODAY

News analysis: Ryan says 'America needs a turnaround' - USA TODAY | Government Industry | Scoop.it
USA TODAYNews analysis: Ryan says 'America needs a turnaround'USA TODAYAfter four years of getting the runaround, America needs a turnaround, and the man for the job is Gov. Mitt Romney." Dressed in a ...
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US unemployment applications stay flat - KTAR.com

US unemployment applications stay flat - KTAR.com | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Business RecorderUS unemployment applications stay flatKTAR.comThe latest applications data suggest that the government's employment report for August, to be released next week, will show job gains near the recent monthly average of 100,000, said...
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Looming gov't spending cuts hit more than defense - Worcester Telegram

Looming gov't spending cuts hit more than defenseWorcester TelegramFewer air traffic controllers, border guards, FBI agents and park rangers would be on the job as furloughs sweep across the government.
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Big job ahead in state finals - Herald Sun

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Big job ahead in state finalsHerald SunTHEY'RE not ready to relinquish their titles just yet, but Point Two Over and Kalden Mayhem have the job ahead of them if they're to win their respective state finals at Angle Park tonight.
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Queensland government offer a new pay deal to public servants - Brisbane Times

Queensland government offer a new pay deal to public servants - Brisbane Times | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Brisbane TimesQueensland government offer a new pay deal to public servantsBrisbane TimesA new pay offer for Queensland's public servants will not be adopted because it offers nothing on job security, a union says.
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America Has Hundreds Of Thousands Fewer Teachers Than It Had Three Years ... - ThinkProgress

America Has Hundreds Of Thousands Fewer Teachers Than It Had Three Years ... - ThinkProgress | Government Industry | Scoop.it
ThinkProgressAmerica Has Hundreds Of Thousands Fewer Teachers Than It Had Three Years ...ThinkProgressBut while the private sector continues to add jobs, federal, state, and local governments continue to shed them.
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Miss. State gets $1 million grant to boost economy - Businessweek

Miss. State gets $1 million grant to boost economy - Businessweek | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Miss. State gets $1 million grant to boost economyBusinessweekSTARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State University aims to create or save 500 jobs and boost the state's rural economy with a $1 million federal grant.
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Treasurys Sell Off on US Data, ECB Policy Outlook - Wall Street Journal

Treasurys Sell Off on US Data, ECB Policy Outlook - Wall Street Journal | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Treasurys Sell Off on US Data, ECB Policy OutlookWall Street Journal"The bond market did not get a weak enough jobs number and there is a little bit better feeling in Europe that Draghi's program will have some teeth," said Thomas Roth, executive...
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State Government to axe State Reporting Bureau in Justice Department cutbacks - Herald Sun

State Government to axe State Reporting Bureau in Justice Department cutbacks - Herald Sun | Government Industry | Scoop.it
State Government to axe State Reporting Bureau in Justice Department cutbacksHerald SunThe Courier-Mail understands the 200 job cuts will take place over the next 12-months as part of an overall reduction of 500 positions in the Department of...
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Across America, public-sector job cuts take a heavy toll - MiamiHerald.com

"But don't think for a minute that all the lost jobs aren't still taking a severe toll all across this nation — especially all the chopped government jobs."

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House plan envisions partial federal hiring freeze - Washington Post (blog)

"The measure, which cleared the House Budget Committee last week, seeks a 10 percent reduction in the federal workforce by attrition through 2015."

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California government gets a B-minus grade in corruptibility report - Los Angeles Times

"California does a poor job providing the public with access to government information but has a safeguard against corruption in aggressive auditors ..."

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Mayors stress job creation, partnership with state - Payson Roundup

"Payson Mayor Kenny Evans joined mayors from around Arizona last week at the state Capitol to urge the Legislature to let cities and towns lead the way on job creation ..."

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Hundreds Of Government Jobs Moving To Parkersburg - WOUB

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WOUBHundreds Of Government Jobs Moving To ParkersburgWOUBWest Virginia officials say the U.S. Treasury Department is adding 450 jobs at the Bureau of Public Debt in Parkersburg. U.S. Sen.
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Can government create jobs or not? - Bennington Banner

Can government create jobs or not?Bennington BannerI'm confused by Republicans in Washington, and here's why: For most of President Obama's term, they have ignored the millions of jobs the Congressional Budget Office says the 2009 stimulus legislation...
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78 New Jobs Coming to Augusta County - WHSV

78 New Jobs Coming to Augusta CountyWHSV“This significant investment and 78 new jobs further augment the company's status as one of the region's largest employers and a driver of the local economy.
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Alabama's economy creating wrong kind of jobs, labor experts say - The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)

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The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)Alabama's economy creating wrong kind of jobs, labor experts sayThe Birmingham News - al.com (blog)Alabama, said report author Anthony Carnevale, is in the double trap of being a state with low educational levels...
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Government employment: growing or shrinking? - Christian Science Monitor (blog)

Government employment: growing or shrinking? - Christian Science Monitor (blog) | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor (blog)Government employment: growing or shrinking?Christian Science Monitor (blog)This chart shows the percentage of jobs on government payrolls since 1940.
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Gov't budget for 2013 seen to create 1M jobs - Inquirer.net

Gov't budget for 2013 seen to create 1M jobs - Inquirer.net | Government Industry | Scoop.it
Gov't budget for 2013 seen to create 1M jobsInquirer.netMANILA, Philippines—The proposed P2-trillion budget for 2013 is expected to create one million direct and indirect jobs, the chief of the National Economic and Development Authority (Neda)...
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US temp payrolls accelerate, lifting staffing stocks - Reuters

US temp payrolls accelerate, lifting staffing stocksReutersNEW YORK Aug 3 (Reuters) - Stronger-than-expected U.S.
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State Losing Public Sector Jobs: Report - Wall Street Journal (blog)

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State Losing Public Sector Jobs: ReportWall Street Journal (blog)New York has more than recovered the private sector jobs it lost in the recession, but the state saw a steeper decline in public sector jobs than the nation, according to a report...
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Editorial: Government jobs, once full-time, may have changed with the times ... - Hunterdon County Democrat - NJ.com

Editorial: Government jobs, once full-time, may have changed with the times ... - Hunterdon County Democrat -  NJ.com | Government Industry | Scoop.it

"It used to be that many government jobs were full-time. But times change, and with all sorts of technologies and tight budgets, officials in many counties and towns are deciding that some jobs can be done on a part-time basis."

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Government jobs at stake - The Spokesman Review

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"Many bureaucrats running the welfare system simply do not care if someone is unjustly receiving welfare and food stamps, etc., as long as they retain their cushy, cushy government jobs."

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State increases minority hiring goals for construction - Bizjournals.com

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"Construction firms working on state-funded projects in the Twin Cities will soon have to hire more minority workers, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports."

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Thousands of qualified candidates wait for California state jobs - ScrippsNews

"As of mid-March, more than 203000 people were on eligibility lists from which the state draws candidates from outside government to fill vacancies ..."

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