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Starbucks gets political on fiscal cliff

The coffee chain Starbucks is encouraging political action on the fiscal cliff by asking staff to write the words "Come Together" on all coffee cups this week.

27th December, 2012
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Come Together: from Starbucks

The coffee chain Starbucks is encouraging political action on the fiscal cliff by asking staff to write the words "Come Together" on all coffee cups this week.

Its chief executive Howard Schulz wrote in a [blog](http://www.starbucks.com/promo/fix-the-debt): "Rather than be bystanders, we have an opportunity—and I believe a responsibility—to use our company’s scale for good by sending a respectful and optimistic message to our elected officials to come together and reach common ground on this important...

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