Jul 10, 2018

Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court is a friend of big business

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(U.S. Edition) Trump has selected his nominee for the Supreme Court: Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge and a former aide to President George W. Bush. We'll look at his record on business cases and how this might play…

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Small business is on a roll

Jul 10, 2018
The National Federation of Independent Business reports small-business optimism remains near a record high.
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Cleveland businesses brace for LeBron James' departure

Jul 10, 2018
LeBron James has announced he’s leaving his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers for the second time, heading west to join the 16-time national champion Los Angeles Lakers. After his first departure in 2010 for Miami, Cleveland restaurant owners noticed a slump in…
LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers attends a quarterfinal game of the 2018 NBA Summer League between the Lakers and the Detroit Pistons at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 15, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 
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(U.S. Edition) Trump has selected his nominee for the Supreme Court: Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge and a former aide to President George W. Bush. We’ll look at his record on business cases and how this might play out in the U.S. economy. Afterwards, we’ll examine the state of small businesses, and then we’ll talk to Clevelanders about how they feel about LeBron James’ departure from their hometown. Today’s podcast is sponsored by Anchor, LLC (anchorbooks.co/marketplace), Avast (avast.com), and Carbonite (Carbonite.com). (07/10/2018)

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