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Inflation and uncertainty unsettle the markets once again
Jun 13, 2022

Inflation and uncertainty unsettle the markets once again

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The markets appear to be in decline this morning as investors recover from last week's surprising inflation numbers as well as concerns over new COVID lockdowns in China. Arkansas governor Asa Hutchinson spoke to us at length about a variety of topics, which range from inflation to gun control to the legislative duel between Florida and Disney.

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Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on inflation, gun control and why governments shouldn't punish businesses

"I don’t believe it’s the role of government to punish private businesses because we don’t like what they say or do," Hutchinson told Marketplace.
"I don’t believe it’s the role of government to punish private businesses because we don’t like what they say or do," Hutchinson told Marketplace.
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Black and Latino workers see biggest wage gains from union membership

Jun 13, 2022
A recent Congressional report shows collective bargaining can play a role in narrowing wage gaps.
Research shows that workers of color benefit greatly from union membership when it comes to wages.
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