Category Archives: Economy

What’s the Deal With Trade Deals?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that is always on the fast track, and always remembers to refill the TP. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss a certain trade deal involving the U.S. and … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a Minimum Wage Hike?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that loves a good hike, even without a view at the top. In this week’s post, we’ll venture into the current debate surrounding the Federal minimum wage and how this … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Better Labor Conditions for Garment Workers?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that proudly does not outsource its writing. In this week’s post we’ll take a look at an agreement by major U.S. clothing retailers that puts forth a plan … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a Change in Food Aid?

Hello all! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that doesn’t realize it reduces the value of local blog production. In this week’s post, we’ll go over a section of President Obama’s proposed FY 2014 Budget that … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a Counter-Evolution Against GMOs?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that rearranges its nucleotides to strengthen its spam filter (read: I get a lot of spam). In this week’s post, we’ll discuss new research on Genetically Modified Crops … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With “Going Postal” on the Post Office?

Note: This Post Has Been Updated as of 5/7/2012 Hello All! Welcome to another edition of          “What’s the Deal?,” the blog that keeps going no matter rain, nor sleet, nor snow, nor (fill in precipitation noun). … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Ensuring the Uninsured are Insured?… Part 1: The Exchange

Hello all! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that attempts to confuse its readers with its post titles, but then rationally explains them contextually. In this four part blog series, we’ll review an important and controversial … Continue reading

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