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Wonder brand hot dog buns  in Peoria, Illinois.

Photograph by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Wonder brand hot dog buns in Peoria, Illinois.

Wonder Bread: 99.5% Republican

The Koch Brothers run the most Republican-leaning enterprise in the country, right? Wrong, according to the analysis by The Upshot. It’s the maker of Wonder Bread that wins the loyalty contest in donations for the GOP, the New York Times’...

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People fill gas cans at a Sunoco Inc. station in Bloomfield, New Jersey, after superstorm Sandy.

Photograph by Emile Wamsteker/Bloomberg

People fill gas cans at a Sunoco Inc. station in Bloomfield, New Jersey, after superstorm Sandy.

Payrolls Unscathed by Ho Ho Strike — Superstorm Sandy Another Matter

The strike that triggered the bankruptcy of Hostess Brands Inc., the baker of Twinkies and Wonder bread, is not showing up in government data, which means it will probably not depress U.S. November payrolls to be reported next week. There...

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