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David Moulton: Are the Cubs Playing Naples for a Better Deal in Arizona?

By DAVID MOULTON naplesnews.com In the aftermath of my report Sunday that the Chicago Cubs are seriously considering moving their minor league operations and making Naples their spring training home, I’ve received more than 700 e-mails (cubstocollier@gmail.com) from Collier County residents and sports fans who have questions, concerns or doubts about this story.

Sites Competing for Cubs’ Spring Facility

MLB.com | cubs.com By Carrie Muskat Mesa, Ariz., and Naples, Fla., out to persuade new ownership The cities of Mesa, Ariz., and Naples, Fla., are gearing up for a battle over the Cubs. On Thursday, officials from Chicago-based Esmark Inc. and Naples-based Fifth Avenue Advisors held a news conference in Naples announcing their intent to […]

Cubs Eye Florida Spring Training Sites

Naples Daily News NAPLES — A group was formed four months ago with the purpose of making Collier County the spring training home for the Chicago Cubs, the Naples Daily News has learned. And that group already has met with the Cubs – both at their headquarters in Wrigley Field, and earlier this month in […]

Co-Authors of ‘America for Sale’ Warn of Looming Risks for U.S. Economy, Critical Industries

Vice Chairman of Esmark Inc. Briefs Executives at Chicago’s Association for Corporate Growth Forum on Risks Related to Securing Our Domestic Infrastructure Future FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO, OCTOBER 2, 2009 — Craig T. Bouchard, Vice Chairman and co-founder of Esmark Inc., speaking to the executives attending Chicago’s Association for Corporate Growth forum, signaled new risks […]

Bouchard Sees New Risks Ahead for US

American Metal Market By Scott Robertson Craig T. Bouchard has managed his way through the global financial crisis and learned a few lessons along the way. Among them are that more such crises can be expected in the future. Bouchard, president and co-founder of the former Chicago-based Esmark Inc., warned executives attending Chicago’s Association for […]

The Launch of “America for Sale: How the Foreign Pack Circled and Devoured Esmark”

October 2, 2009 marked the launch of “America For Sale: How the Foreign Pack Circled and Devoured Esmark,” co-authored by Esmark Inc. Vice Chairman and co-founder Craig T. Bouchard and noted economist, Dr. James V. Koch. Hundreds of news organizations around the world carried stories about the book and the authors bold predictions about the […]

Welcome to the New Normal

SeekingAlpha.com By John Mauldin What We See And What We Don’t See The Statistical Recovery A Double-Dip Recession? Welcome to the New Normal Birthdays, New Orleans, and then the Road Trip from Hell Unemployment is high and rising. But if the recession is over, won’t employment start to rise? The quick answer is no. We […]

Read the Union Health-Care Label

Get ready for Detroit-style labor relations in our hospitals. Wall Street Journal By Mark Mix In the heated debates on health-care reform, not enough attention is being paid to the huge financial windfalls ObamaCare will dole out to unions—or to the provisions in the various bills in Congress that will help bring about the forced […]