N.Y.C. Sets Sweeping Vaccine Mandate for All Private Employers

N.Y.C. Sets Sweeping Vaccine Mandate for All Private Employers

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a sweeping coronavirus vaccine mandate for all private employers in New York City on Monday morning to combat the spread of the Omicron variant.Mr. de Blasio said the aggressive measure, which takes effect Dec. 27 and which he described as the first of its kind in the nation, was needed … Read more

Saule Omarova, Biden’s Pick For The OCC, Draws Fire From The Private Money Crowd

Saule Omarova, Biden’s Pick For The OCC, Draws Fire From The Private Money Crowd

Nowadays when helicopters fly over the land to distribute government largess, they seem to dump most of their load over Wall Street and not over Main Street. Milton Friedman in this analogy envisaged $1000 bills flung out of helicopters, hastily collected by the members of a community. Today, this money instead of fluttering in the … Read more

Bill would let school districts divert local tax money to private education

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The bill, House Bill 607, would create an opt-in, local version of the “education freedom account” program passed this summer. Photo of Concord High School by Dana Wormald | New Hampshire BulletinStory Originally Published by New Hampshire BulletinFor decades, “public education funding” has carried a simple connotation: money, raised by state and local taxpayers, going … Read more

Bill would let school districts divert local tax money to private education | News

Bill would let school districts divert local tax money to private education | News

For decades, “public education funding” has carried a simple connotation: money, raised by state and local taxpayers, going to local public schools.But Rep. Kevin Verville sees that as a flawed definition. And he’s betting that his fellow Republican legislators do, too.“When I hear the term public education, I hear that we are going to educate … Read more

Cryptocurrency: Private Money Option amid Inflation

Cryptocurrency: Private Money Option amid Inflation

Perhaps private-money options need not be the stuff of fantasy. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I nflationary breakouts have a way of concentrating people’s minds about anything related to money. People start looking to invest in assets that, they hope, will maintain or increase value as their money’s purchasing power declines. Property, stocks and shares, inflation-indexed bonds, … Read more

Paris Hilton Marries Carter Reum in Celeb-Studded Private Ceremony

Paris Hilton Marries Carter Reum in Celeb-Studded Private Ceremony

Paris Hilton is a married woman — walking down the aisle and saying her “I Do’s” — with Carter Reum in a celeb-studded ceremony … with plenty more wedding celebrations to come! Hilton and Reum tied the knot Thursday night at Paris’ late grandfather’s sprawling Bel-Air estate. Judging by the pics, no detail was spared, … Read more

Toshiba says it plans to split into three firms, rejects calls to go private

Toshiba says it plans to split into three firms, rejects calls to go private

The logo of Toshiba Corp. is seen at the company’s facility in Kawasaki, Japan June 10, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonTOKYO, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Japanese industrial conglomerate Toshiba Corp (6502.T) outlined plans on Friday to break up into three independent companies by spinning off two core businesses – its energy and infrastructure business as well as … Read more

ECB can’t yield digital money space to private sector – Panetta

ECB can't yield digital money space to private sector - Panetta

FRANKFURT, Nov 5 (Reuters) – The European Central Bank needs to issue a digital euro as yielding the space entirely to private sector initiatives like stablecoins could endanger financial stability and weaken the role of the central bank, ECB executive board member Fabio Panetta said.The ECB has been working on designing a digital currency, a … Read more