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Economy

The Year The Olympics Were Privatized

By | Economy

When it came time for cities around the globe to begin bidding to host the 1984 Summer Olympic Games, nobody wanted to volunteer. At the time, hosting the Olympic Games was seen for what it truly is; financially risky. In the wake of the 1976 Summer Olympic Games, host city…

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#STOPCUTFIX

By | Economy

Our country’s spending habits and debt are out of control. As Millennials, we stand to inherit the negative consequences resulting from decades of reckless spending and a crippling national debt that grows by the day. Generation Opportunity has joined with a coalition of concerned Americans from all walks of life…

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D.C. Raises Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour

By | Economy

As the debate over raising the minimum wage continues, the District of Columbia will be joining California and New York states in raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour. See Also: California Governor Questions Economics Behind $15 Minimum Wage, Then Signs Bill Anyway On Monday evening, leaders from D.C.’s…

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