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Archive for July 2014

Housing First

Housing First isn’t just cost effective. It’s more effective, period. The old model assumed that before you could put people into permanent homes you had to deal with their underlying issues get them to stop drinking, take their medication, and so on. Baby shower on ice. Instead of the usual baby gifts, invite the guests […]

What she pays full fare for

What distresses me most about this list is that the nation’s largest grocer, Wal Mart, is the place where people least enjoy shopping. Low prices compel more people to buy their groceries at Wal Mart than at any other supermarket chain. For millions of Americans, price necessarily wins out over quality, selection and service.. What […]

While the company

It would be accompanied by a decrease in the state sales tax from 7 percent to 6 percent phased in over the next 18 months, and a cut in the tax on retirement income. The sales tax would drop to 6.5 percent on Jan. 1 and then to 6 percent a year later. While the […]