Labor Monopsony and the Need to Resurrect Labor Market Institutions
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — June 1, 2020 — Over the last few decades we have seen a tendency in many cases not to enforce anti-trust laws, which were designed to break up monopolies in restraint of free trade. The argument has been that the development of big box stores and/or chains, even if it does reduce competition in the marketplace, has …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanLabor Monopsony and the Need to Resurrect Labor Market Institutions
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

Mike Eruzione Congratulates and Honors School of Professional Studies Graduates at Manhattanville College
MARK JEFFERS

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PURCHASE, NY — May 23, 2020 — USA hockey team captain Mike Eruzione joined a Zoom call to help celebrate and congratulate Master’s Degree graduates from the School of Professional Studies recently. Forty years after celebrating a world shocking win over the Russians in the Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey semifinals, and following that with a Gold Medal win over Finland, …

Mark JeffersMike Eruzione Congratulates and Honors School of Professional Studies Graduates at Manhattanville College
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Bronxville to Pay Tribute to Our Veterans this Memorial Weekend

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BRONXVILLE, NY — May 23, 2020 — Please stop by Bronxville Village Hall to pay tribute to our Veterans this Memorial Day weekend. Lay a flower, say a prayer, pay respects to our heroes lost defending our country.

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Is Biden a Racist If He Doesn’t Choose Abrams?
By BOB WEIR

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FLOWER MOUND, TX — May 20, 2020 — We hear a lot of talk about who Joe Biden might choose to be his vice-presidential running mate. One prominent name being bandied about is Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democrat who lost the 2018 gubernatorial race to Republican Brian Kemp. In fact, the former Georgia State Rep and Minority Leader of the …

Bob WeirIs Biden a Racist If He Doesn’t Choose Abrams?
By BOB WEIR

Mayor’s Column for the Week of May 18, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — May 19, 2020 —I belong to a Westchester business group that gathers experts to discuss the economic health, business atmosphere and future of our County. We convened via Zoom last week and listened to professionals in all business sectors of the County give their assessment of the COVID19 effect on their industry and their forecasts for the …

Mary MarvinMayor’s Column for the Week of May 18, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.

The New Inequality Part II
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — May 19, 2020 — As the country begins a process of reopening, and increasingly more people, especially those deemed non-essential workers, are protesting against the lock-downs, we are seeing more clearly the fault-lines in the economy. On one level, there is a class warfare going on between economic elites who are able to work remotely and ordinary …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanThe New Inequality Part II
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

President Trump: Man of Steel
By BOB WEIR

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FLOWER MOUND, TX — May 18, 2020 — The election of Donald Trump and the reaction to it by the entrenched powers within the federal government has been an education for all Americans. We’ve learned that there are powerful forces embedded in Washington and they have created an alliance with the left-wing media that makes them practically untouchable. In 2016, …

Bob WeirPresident Trump: Man of Steel
By BOB WEIR

Are We at War With a Malevolent Media ?
By BOB WEIR

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Weir Only Human FLOWER MOUND, TX — May 6, 2020 — When any reasonable person looks at the decisions made by President Trump during the past 3-plus years, can anyone doubt that he’s precisely what our country needs to continue as the leader of the free world? He has been bold enough to take on America’s enemies in ways that …

Bob WeirAre We at War With a Malevolent Media ?
By BOB WEIR

The New Inequality
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — May 5, 2020 — Inequality and rising income has long been an issue in any number of political campaigns. The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, however, puts an actual face on it which may have easily been obscured. Too often inequality can appear to be an abstraction as we are looking at Gini coefficients and top-to-bottom …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanThe New Inequality
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

Many Thanks!
By MARK JEFFERS

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Welcome to “News & Notes,” where we look at the happenings here in Westchester County… WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY —  May 3, 2020 — We are tremendously lucky to have so many wonderful volunteers and ways to give back; here are just a few shout outs… Our thanks to the Community Center of Northern Westchester which has set up with volunteers a …

eHeziMany Thanks!
By MARK JEFFERS