Thursday, November 20, 2008

Thursday quick news briefs...

Wide angle view of BJ's Wholesale club in VA.Image via Wikipedia

The SI Advance covered yesterday's 'Politics of Food Conference'.

Strong food and gasoline sales are more than making up for sluggish general merchandise at BJ’s Wholesale Club, which on Wednesday reported a 24% increase in quarterly profits, sparked in part by falling gasoline prices.
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Democrats accused Sen. Frank Padavan's supporters of launching a massive effort to discard paper ballots cast by minority voters.

The leaders of the 100,000-member Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU, UFCW) yesterday pledged their support for Congressional efforts to save the beleaguered U.S. auto industry.

Workers from the sushi eatery 'Republic' are seeking over $1 million for unpaid overtime.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

When people vote illegally, it disenfranchises all voters who have the legal right to that vote.

There are rules to follow in the election process. Let's not lose sight of that.

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