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  • Mr. Gates said the reality is that NATO is now a "two-tiered alliance," with the U.S. bearing 75% of alliance spending on defense, while 27 other countries pay for the rest.

    'Collective Military Irrelevance'

  • Another table design consisted of two-tiered crystal candelabras overflowing with white trumpet calla lilies and crystal embellishments.

    My Fair Wedding

  • Three years ago, as the company tried to dig out of a financial hole, Cooper workers represented by the United Steelworkers union agreed to forgo raises and accepted a two-tiered wage system that started new hires at lower wages.

    Old-School Labor Brawl Erupts at Ohio Tire Plant

  • They have kept a two-tiered wage system that significant reduced the cost of hiring new factory employees.

    Research Group Sees Rise in Autos Jobs

  • Let us closely lie stacked two-tiered, backs touching, spine-edges spooning, soft cloth-bound and gilt-edged on some antique pleasantly dusty ledge.

    skateboard

  • The activists have implemented a two-tiered approach of nonviolent direct action protests, like the one they have planed for Saturday, as well as a plan of civil action in the La Jolla courts.

    Andy Stepanian: Activists Protest In Defense of Threatened La Jolla Seals

  • From 1967 to 1969 The NFL had a two-tiered playoff system where division winners in the Eastern and Western Divisions faced off, the survivors then meeting in the NFL Championship for the right to face the American Football League Champion in the Super Bowl.

    One Season

  • Wanting the whole staff to be a shining example of the very best Yankee Stadium offered to ownership, CEOs, entertainers and hard-working season-ticket holders, the end result was a finely tuned two-tiered, dining extravaganza that made for an evening of comfort watching what Yankees faithfuls hoped would be the best team in baseball.

    One Season

  • And again, that spectacular blue staircase that breaks up the two-tiered, seven hundred-seat Suite Club is absolutely incredible.

    One Season

  • Sacramento perverted the intent of MHSA by using it to create a two-tiered mental health system: A separate and unequal system of new programs for new clients, while people with diagnosed with severe mental illness treated in the "old" system continue to go underserved.

    DJ Jaffe: How California Is Eliminating Mental Illness Treatment

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