Although Vice President Joe Biden endorsed the Equality Act this weekend, Barack Obama doesn't appear fully on board quite yet. At a news conference on Tuesday, the Obama administration refused to endorse the legislation, which would...Show More Summary
To those keeping tabs on the government's propaganda, it doesn't get any more laughable than this. One week ago, the Conference Board, a "tax-exempt non-profit business membership and research group organization" released a ridiculous...Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The final question of Urban Meyer's Monday press conference seemed innocuous enough, a suggestion more likely to gain traction on an Ohio State message board than inside the mind of a three-time national champion head coach. But when Meyer didn't immediately shut down the idea of using backup quarterback J.T. Show More Summary
According to a new study from the Conference Board of Canada, meat consumption is declining in the country, thanks in part to an aging population and rising prices. “Annual per-capita meat Read More The post Canadians Are Eating Less Meat Now appeared first on Ecorazzi.
The Conference Board said that consumer sentiment rebounded to its highest level since January. The Consumer Confidence Index increased fromRead the Rest...
(Reuters) - U.S. consumer confidence rose and was higher than expected in September, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday. The Conference Board, an industry group, said its index of consumer attitudes rose to 103.0, the highest since January, from a downwardly revised 101.3 the month before. Show More Summary
US consumer confidence grew moderately in September, building on August’s strong rebound, as consumers turned more positive about current economic conditions, the Conference Board reported Tuesday. The Consumer Confidence Index rose to 103.0 in September, from a slightly downwardly revised...
For the second month in a row, US Consumer Confidence (according to The Conference Board) soared in September. Printing 103.00 (smashing expectations of 96.8) in September, this is just shy of January's high going back to August 2007. Show More Summary
The Conference Board's latest report on consumer confidence is set for release at 10:00 a.m. ET. Economists estimate an index print of 97.5, down from 101.5 in August. In last month's report, the Conference Board noted that consumer confidence was boosted by a better appraisal of the labor market. Show More Summary
At the top of the hour, the University of Michigan's consumer sentiment index will be released. Economists estimate a reading of 86.5 for September, up from 85.7 last month. Separately, the Conference Board's consumer confidence index for September plunged, following the stock market chaos in August. Show More Summary
Five senior members of Volkswagen’s supervisory board are meeting Wednesday to discuss the future for the automaker after stock prices have plummeted and the company has publicly acknowledged it cheated worldwide emissions tests, the BBC reported. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- College athletes at Northwestern University lost their effort to form a union in August when the National Labor Relations Board declined to rule on their case. But while officials at the NCAA and its member conferencesShow More Summary
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The Latest Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for August is now available. The index increased 0.1 percent from a revised July 123.6 to today's 123.7. The latest indicator value came in below the 0.2 percent...
Even nailing down a process for choosing a Los Angeles schools superintendent proved complicated this week. The Board of Education met behind closed doors for three hours Tuesday night, most of the time in conference with an executive search firm.
As IT security threats continue to evolve and expand at an exponential rate, concern over those threats has moved into the board room, said speakers at a conference sponsored by CenturyLink and Alcatel-Lucent and produced by CIO Magazine on “The Future of Security and Compliance in a Hostile World,” held [...]
The NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved changes to playoff seeding and qualification procedures effective with the 2015-16 season, the league announced today. As part of the modifications, the eight playoff teams in each conference will be seeded in order of their regular-season record. Most recently, every division winner was guaranteed a top four seed in [...]
When it comes to exposing the disturbing, some say desperate, propaganda wave sweeping the nation, nothing has quite captured the unprecedented decoupling between policy-accepted "confidence indicators" such as the Conference Board,Show More Summary
I was speaking recently at a food safety conference to mid-level food safety managers on the topic of “why it is a bad idea to poison your customers.” After muffled applause, I headed towards the exit on my way to the airport. As I slipped out a side door, one [...]