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Vallas’ “No Bid” contracts continue to haunt Bridgeport School System

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by jon pelto When Paul Vallas, Bridgeport’s $229,000, interim superintendent of schools, arrived here in Connecticut and almost immediately signed more than a dozen “no-bid” contracts, most of them used to hire consultants he knew personally, including a number who were part of his private consulting firm, The Vallas Group, the prognosis wasn’t good. As […] [Read More]
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A huge economic and human disaster

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Paul Krugman: The Fed has released its economic projections. What struck me is that the Fed expects the unemployment rate to be well above its long-run level even in the fourth quarter of 2015, which is as far as its projections go. This means that the Fed is projecting elevated unemployment nine full years after […] [Read More]
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