By the Numbers: Borders Bankruptcies and Lingle Vacation Bonuses


Number of bills introduced this session by the Hawaii legislature


Number of bills introduced last session


Money owed to members of the Lingle Administration–including almost $17,000 to Lingle herself–for unused vacation time, according to figures submitted by Gov. Abercrombie’s office


Number of Borders bookstores set to close nationwide by the end of April; the company filed for bankruptcy earlier this month


Number of Borders set to close on Maui; locations on Oahu and the Big Island will be shut down

Sources: Hawaii State Legislature, Borders Group Inc.



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    its very natural to the company to declare bankcruptcy for they do not want to give the employees a bonus or separation fees

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    the employers must give bonus to the employees some employers declare bankcrupt for they do not want to give bonus or separation fees to their employees

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    in a business there is always a risk sometimes its because of mismanagement i hope they will recover the loss as soon as possible

  • Cape Coral Rental Management

    Hopefully they recover as soon as possible.

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    aw .. horrible .. i hope that they can solve it as soon as possible .

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    bankruptcies in the borders .. im sure they are experiencing delinquencies about it ..