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The New Normal

Jeff Semon is a canididate for U.S. Congress in MA-5. For more information please visit www.jeffin2012.com Gasoline prices have been steadily rising over the past month. They now hover around $3.70 per gallon. The “official” unemployment rate has climbed to 8.3% (although the “real” unemployment rate is closer to 16%) and millions of Americans are “underwater,” owing more money on…

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Encouraging new businesses

I am happy to report that in 2012, both political parties are on the side of “small businesses.”  Republicans want tax breaks for these organizations while Democrats exclude them from most tax-raising schemes.  This is a good thing. Both parties want small businesses to succeed, yet unfortunately, most of them will fail.  At the same time, many of our politicians…

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Encouraging new businesses

I am happy to report that in 2012, both political parties are on the side of “small businesses.”  Republicans want tax breaks for these organizations while Democrats exclude them from most tax-raising schemes.  This is a good thing. Both parties want small businesses to succeed, yet unfortunately, most of them will fail.  At the same time, many of our politicians…

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Cavaretta Press Release Addresses Attacks From MA Democrats

MAYNARD- Candidate for the MA State Senate Dean Cavaretta (R-Stow) has issued the following statement showcasing the utter desperation of MA Democratic Party Communications Manager, Kevin Franck to try and link comments Cavaretta made in an online live chat appearance, with the silly assertion that Dean somehow claimed the endorsement of President Bill Clinton.   At noontime, earlier today, Dean…

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Two strategies for jobs

Americans don’t need to see the monthly jobs report to know that things are tough out there. The daily struggle of stretching the paycheck by cutting family expenses to the bone, or the daily worry about the looming layoff at work, tell us far more about the weakness of our economy than the mere unemployment number of “8.2 percent” can.…

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