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As long as the school system keeps offering uncompetitive wages, people looking for jobs will apply elsewhere.
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Williams signaled that the team is ready to start looking for major-league pieces that can help the Reds transition into their competitive window, as opposed to additions intended only to help an uncompetitive squad make it through a full season.
An overvalued U.S. dollar — a consequence of sky-high interest rates — made American vehicles even more uncompetitive overseas and foreign imports an attractive option at home.
Jones also revealed that FirstEnergy is preparing to talk to creditors of its subsidiary, FirstEnergy Solutions, the company that owns the corporation's old, uncompetitive power plants, which have been losing money.
Factory owners are already complaining that a free-trade deal with China signed in 2007 has made their goods uncompetitive, and now economists fear that Pakistan may be mortgaging its future to Chinese finance.
Some states had a particularly high rate of uncompetitive races: —In Georgia, just 31 of the 180 state House districts featured both Republican and Democratic candidates, a nation-high uncontested rate of 83 percent.
The practice of gerrymandering has tended to make most electoral districts uncompetitive, something that encourages candidates to appeal more to the (generally more ideological) party base than to average voters.
Shoring up the old uncompetitive power plants is not the only thing at stake, though.
The fact that choosing boundaries at random made districts more competitive, according to Pegden, suggested the original map was uncompetitive on purpose.
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