Last month India's prime minister announced plans to open up retailing to multinational companies and try to make the industry more efficient. That provoked a storm of protest from opposition parties, and the government on Wednesday suspended what's been seen as a major effort at economic reform.
The political consultants need to get paid, and that direct mail needs postage. Then there's the website and the campaign staff. These are the things candidates in the upcoming Virginia primary are spending big money on.
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