Cronyism

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Cronyism
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Mayor approaches accusations of cronyism

Editor,As Mayor and president of the City Council, a critical duty is for me to run the Council’s business meetings and work sessions. I take this responsibility seriously with high standards for myself and members of our City Council, the staff and members ... [Published Laramie News - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Cronyism, Condonation
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Why Your Boss Probably Isn't Speaking at This Conference

President Barack Obama waves at the Export-Import Bank’s annual conference in Washington, DC in 2010. (Photo: KEVIN DIETSCH / POOL/EPA/Newscom)American companies like Boeing, General Electric, Caterpillar, and John Deere are in the club.What about your ... [Published Heritage Foundation - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Malaysians in Melbourne urged to fight corruption back home

ELBOURNE (April 24): The DAP and the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4)... ... [Published Malaysia Edge - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Steve Antry: Cronyism in politics more pervasive than trending

"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch."Attributed to Benjamin FranklinSubscription RequiredAn online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entire ... [Published Tulsa World - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Lead Letter: A reply to conservative letter writers

Many letter writers love to complain that the national debt is too high, that excessive government spending and debt is destroying America’s economic prosperity.Their argument is based on an increase in debt to historic highs, from something like 17 percent ... [Published Florida Times-Union - 11 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Age of Crony Capitalism

A recent cover story of the The Economist titled The New has created a wave among economists worldwide. While many have criticised it for its limitations and shortcomings, there are some who have accepted and applauded it as a good effort in defining ... [Published New Indian Express - 14 hours ago]
Entities: Index, Cronyism, India
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

GOP criticizes 'glaring omission' in Iowa Senate’s accountability bill

DES MOINES — Senators clashed Wednesday over a government accountability bill that Republicans say doesn’t go far enough in publicly divulging reasons that state employees are terminated, an omission majority Democrats contend would protect the state ... [Published QC Times - 18 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Airport shuttle contract turns into saga that just won’t end

The city of Atlanta will soon decide if it can resolve an airport shuttle contract that has been held up for nearly four years, getting tangled in everything from accusations of political cronyism to a traffic wreck that injured 17 people.This story continues ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 19 hours ago]
Entities: Cronyism, Atlanta
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 2 reports

Gov’t vows to eliminate cronyism

Share this:The Aquino administration is determined to dismantle the remnants of cronyism in the country after a survey showed such government partiality to friends supposedly persists.Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda maintained that the administration ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Gov. Snyder’s Web of Cronyism Runs Deep: News Report

Entities: Cronyism
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

OP ED Forget income equality—this is Hollywood!

That's what makes de Blasio's policy vis a vis show business so important. Because the mayor is either jettisoning his beliefs in favor of his personal and political gain, or he never really believed this social justice nonsense in the first place.The ... [Published CNBC - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

NY Times Changes Its Tune On TPP; Highlights Cronyism, Lack Of Transparency As Problems

Last fall, many folks who follow these issues were somewhat dismayed by a weird NY Times editorial that appeared to endorse the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement , while basically ignoring the many complaints about it. It wasn't exactly a ringing ... [Published Techdirt - Apr 22 2014]

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...Outside Director" is one where there is: "No material connection to the company other than a board seat," where "material" is further defined as: "a standard of relationship (financial, personal or otherwise"
"This is not going to happen unless we drop our animosity on the left and on the right in those areas where we really disagree, and say families don’t agree on everything, but they coexist" Nader said
"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch."
"The ordinances must be followed regardless of what the retirees were told" said county Corporation Counsel Paul Bargren

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Mayor approaches accusations of cronyism [Published Laramie News - 2 hours ago]
Ralph Nader on 'Simple Capitalism' and Coexisti... [Published inc.com - 5 hours ago]
Why Your Boss Probably Isn't Speaking at This C... [Published Heritage Foundation - 5 hours ago]
America: The land of double standards [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 5 hours ago]
The New Adventures of Old Ukraine [Published Free Internet Press - 6 hours ago]
No society can exist without the rule of law [Published Kaieteur News - 7 hours ago]
Malaysians in Melbourne urged to fight corrupti... [Published Malaysia Edge - 8 hours ago]
Steve Antry: Cronyism in politics more pervasiv... [Published Tulsa World - 8 hours ago]
Malaysians in Melbourne urged to fight corrupti... [Published FZ.com - 8 hours ago]
Revenue rigmarole [Published Business Recorder - 9 hours ago]
Lead Letter: A reply to conservative letter wri... [Published Florida Times-Union - 11 hours ago]
County demands pension repayments because of ‘b... [Published Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 12 hours ago]
Age of Crony Capitalism [Published New Indian Express - 14 hours ago]
Dix: Senate Dems' bill serves 'union bosses,' n... [Published Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier - 15 hours ago]
Six candidates face off [Published Hudson Reporter - 17 hours ago]
LETTERS / Cronyism, nepotism, in-laws and out-l... [Published High Country Press - 18 hours ago]
GOP criticizes 'glaring omission' in Iowa Senat... [Published QC Times - 18 hours ago]
Small Business Owners Can Be Cronies Too [Published Acton Commentary - 18 hours ago]
Bill Shorten under fire over proposals for Labo... [Published Canberra Times - 18 hours ago]
Airport shuttle contract turns into saga that j... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 19 hours ago]
Big Business Going 'All Hands on Deck' to Save ... [Published National Review - 21 hours ago]
Saga over airport shuttle contract just won’t end [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 21 hours ago]
Anonymous sources: leaving journalism’s false g... [Published Poynter Institute - 22 hours ago]
Piketty and Krugman admit the Laffer Curve is real [Published American Enterprise Institute - 23 hours ago]
Counting the Wrong Winners and Losers [Published Cato Institute - Apr 23 2014]
Counting the Wrong Winners and Losers [Published Cato @ Liberty - Apr 23 2014]
The Privatization Backlash [Published Atlantic Monthly - Apr 23 2014]
INSIGHT: SOE transformation [Published Finweek - Apr 23 2014]
NJ unions going on offensive against Christie [Published North Jersey.com - Apr 23 2014]
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Counting the Wrong Winners and Losers [Published Cato @ Liberty - Apr 23 2014]
K. William Watson Debates about trade liberalization often focus on identifying the winners and losers of increased openness to foreign competition.  Protectionists regale us with sad stories of closed factories, and free traders point to lower prices ...
Palace Intrigue: Right Searches For Cantor Alte... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 23 2014]
Eric Cantor has never been closer to wielding the speaker's gavel, but he may want to keep an eye over his right shoulder. As speculation heats up about whether Speaker John Boehner will return in 2015, Cantor is in the midst of a kind of shadow ...
Gov. Snyder’s Web of Cronyism Runs Deep: News R... [Published Progressive States Network - Apr 22 2014]
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Obama's green energy projects fail, even when t... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 22 2014]
Abengoa: Obama's green energy projects fail, even when they are successful |The Daily Caller : While the CEC is concerned about visual impacts, and local tribes worry about the project due to potential artifacts that may be present, American taxpayers ...
NY Times Changes Its Tune On TPP; Highlights Cr... [Published Techdirt - Apr 22 2014]
Last fall, many folks who follow these issues were somewhat dismayed by a weird NY Times editorial that appeared to endorse the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement , while basically ignoring the many complaints about it. It wasn't exactly a ringing ...
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