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The Labor Department also noted that for 2005 consumer prices overall rose by the largest rate in five years, partly because of spiraling interest rates and energy prices. The CPI was up by 3.4% for the 12 months ending in December. However, taking out core numbers from food and energy, the number was up only 2.2%.
Sonja Rudd
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The Labor Department noted that first time claims were down to 271,000, some of the lowest numbers since 2000. New housing starts fell 8.9% in December according to the Commerce Department and new building permits also dropped by 4.4%.
Sonja Rudd
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The low pace of jobless claims suggests that the labor market is expanding at a solid pace, and that the economy has been strong enough to absorb higher energy costs.
Sophia Koropeckyj
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A mule will labor ten years willingly and patiently for you, for the privilege of kicking you once.
William Faulkner
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Since he took over for Pete Rozelle, we've had unparalleled prosperity, popularity and labor peace. I think he, as much as anybody, is responsible for that.
John Mara
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labor movement's parish priest.
George Higgins
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The underlying labor market is probably about the same, with claims in the 300,000 to 320,000 range and job creation of 180,000 to 200,000 a month.
Gina Martin
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Labor also wants shorter hours and a say in how work shall be done
Sidney Hillman
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James Madison
Another of my wishes is to depend as little as possible on the labor of slaves
James Madison
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This is a small union, and it doesn't have any allies, because it's kind of a pariah in the labor movement,
Gary Chaison
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This is payback time for AMFA. That's the way the labor movement is looking at it, ... Raiding is a sin, and [they believe] AMFA raided and won [by] saying it would never accept concessions. It'll be much easier for other unions to tell members that they must accept concessions if AMFA was killed for not doing it.
Gary Chaison
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We remain open to exploring various options to attain the needed labor costs savings but we need to resolve the issue quickly.
Doug Steenland
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We are in intensified negotiations with union leaders in order to reach consensual agreements that reduce labor costs by $1.4 billion annually.
Doug Steenland
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I tell businesses there's good news and bad news. There's a labor shortage, and it's going to get worse.
Tom Fitzgerald
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National benefited not only from lower labor costs but also because it is now closer to where many of the world's mobile phones are made these days, and that is China. Roughly half of the world's research and development, and production of the world's handsets, are in China these days.
Duncan Clark
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National benefited not only from lower labor costs, but also because it is now closer to where many of the world's mobile phones are made these days, and that is China. Roughly half of the world's research and development, and production of the world's handsets, are in China these days.
Duncan Clark
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Fuel is our second-largest expenditure following labor costs.
Tim Lynch
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If unit labor costs are not increasing as much as we initially expected, that would get the Fed to pause (rate hikes) sooner than expected.
Tim Mazanec
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They're constantly getting stolen away. Labor is abundant, but management is scarce.
Tom Johnson
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Demand for labor will begin exceeding supply within just five years, ... Unless these shortages are resolved, the United States will be unable to maintain its historic rate of economic growth, with the work force being short almost 5 million workers by 2011 and almost 36 million workers by 2031.
E. Potter
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Normally the strife and rhetoric in Nigeria are standard background noise for the industry as there are always labor issues and rebel threats in that ... country. However, this time it seems a bit more serious, and it's likely to spark a surge in prices early this week.
Tom Kloza
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It could be midnight and we're still arguing about a fifth-rounder. It's a labor of love. We all have passion for it and wouldn't trade it for anything in the world.
Tim Ruskell
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We continue to believe that the President is under some pressure to not appear anti-labor, and thus will probably not intervene until some time next week at the earliest, ... But despite his recent popularity with the Teamsters and the AFL-CIO, Bush will, in our view, most likely choose to protect the economy, which appears to increasingly be at risk the longer the port disruption continues.
Ed Wolfe
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We continue to believe that the president is under some pressure not to appear anti-labor, and thus will probably not intervene until sometime next week at the earliest, ... But despite his recent popularity with the Teamsters and the AFL-CIO, Bush will, in our view, most likely choose to protect the economy, which increasingly appears to be at risk the longer the port disruption continues.
Ed Wolfe
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We continue to believe that the President is under some pressure to not appear anti-labor, and thus will probably not intervene until some time next week at the earliest. But despite his recent popularity with the Teamsters and the AFL-CIO, Bush will, in our view, most likely choose to protect the economy, which appears to increasingly be at risk the longer the port disruption continues.
Ed Wolfe
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We continue to believe that the president is under some pressure not to appear anti-labor, and thus will probably not intervene until sometime next week at the earliest. But despite his recent popularity with the Teamsters and the AFL-CIO, Bush will, in our view, most likely choose to protect the economy, which increasingly appears to be at risk the longer the port disruption continues.
Ed Wolfe
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That is the total impact of all labor in Madison County that would disappear if the airport were to disappear.
Tim Sullivan
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It may just be that, in this slow-motion labor market that we have, a lot of younger people have opted for schooling that will take them out of the job market for a while,
Ed McKelvey
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We've got nothing specific to announce at the moment. But we always work to remain competitive in the local labor market, and we make changes as we see the need.
Tom Schroder
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The principal reason we didn't lose out to China as everyone had predicted is because labor in Bangladesh is cheaper than anywhere else in the world.
Tipu Munshi
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