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Rhode Island needs a strong manufacturing sector

It is a mistake to simply resign ourselves to the idea that manufacturing cannot be an important and productive part of our economy in...

The state’s leaders must make the difficult choices now

It is not by accident that Gov. Donald L. Carcieri, Providence Mayor David N. Cicciline and leaders of the General Assembly – House Speaker...

What accountability won’t do for higher education

Among the controversies in American higher education are the perceptions that many students arrive at college underprepared to do the rigorous work required, that...

New act creates bad insurance for small businesses

If Cadillac-quality health insurance coverage is too expensive for small businesses, is Chevy-quality coverage better than no coverage at all? In the complicated discussions...
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Editorial Cartoon: Crazy to Work Here

By Brad Veley / www.bradveley.com A group of men and women in business suits sit around a conference table. Next to each...
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Editorial Cartoon: iPhone Expenses

Headline: iPhone autopsyBy J. Spencer, Philadelphia Business JournalAn Apple iPhone is taken apart into three different parts hat apparently rest on a tabletop: the...
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Editorial Cartoon: Crazy to Work Here

By Brad Veley / www.bradveley.comIn the background is an ancient castle whose stone towers are manned by an army of defenders holding spears....
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Editorial Cartoon: iPhone on the Fourth

By J. Spencer, Philadelphia Business JournalSomebody on July 4, 2006, says, "Ooohhh ... Aaaahhh" with fireworks reflecting on his glasses.On July 4, 2007,...

Behind the distortions in Michael Moore’s ‘SiCKO’

So Michael Moore brought his latest film to Washington on June 20 for a well-publicized preview. “SiCKO” seemed to push most other serious health...

Providing some protection for R.I.’s tobacco money

Although some may view tobacco money as a spigot whose jet of water never ends or slows, I have a very specific function to...
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