National surveys show consumers’ mood is brightening, and it’s not just holiday cheer. The more positive outlook has a lot to do with the steep drop in gasoline prices since last summer. 2015 holds the promise of more price relief not only at the gas pump but also at grocery stores.
Gay Marriage Ballot Effort Divides Activists
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Ohio gay rights advocates would love to have voters okay a proposed constitutional amendment, authorizing same-sex marriage. But one particular campaign to achieve that goal has yet to get an endorsement from Ohioâ€™s largest gay rights group, plus some others. Some fear it might be too early to put that question to voters.
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