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Restaurant Industry Remains Bright Spot in Nation’s Uneven Job Recovery

The nation’s economic recovery has proven tepid, especially when it comes to job creation. However, new analysis by the National Restaurant Association (NRA) shows that the restaurant industry continues to post solid job growth at more than double the rate of the overall economy. Since the employment recovery began in […]

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National Restaurant Association Reports Continued Restaurant Job Growth, Outpaces Overall Job Growth Rate by Two to One

New analysis by the National Restaurant Association(NRA) shows that the restaurant industry continues to serve as a leading creator of jobs, outpacing overall U.S. employment growth. In the 12 months ending June 2012, eating and drinking place employment jumped 2.7 percent, more than double the 1.3 percent increase in total […]

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America’s Restaurateurs Take Jobs Record to Capitol Hill

America’s restaurant operators are taking their record as leading job creators to Capitol Hill today to highlight the integral role the restaurant industry plays in our nation’s economy and to advocate for pro-growth policies and legislation that would allow them to create even more jobs. The meetings are part of […]

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Hundreds of Restaurateurs from Across Country to Gather in Washington for National Restaurant Association’s 2012 Public Affairs Conference

An expected 500 restaurateurs from across the country will convene in Washington April 17-18, 2012, for the National Restaurant Association’s 26th annual Public Affairs Conference. “The Association’s highly anticipated Public Affairs Conference gives restaurant operators and their advocates an opportunity to speak directly to Members of Congress and provide them […]

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