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Unemployment blame game plays out at PMQs

Latest statistics show 80,000 more people are out of work, prompting the Labour leader to conclude that the PM believed “unemployment was a price worth paying” for getting the deficit under control.

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Retirement Plans, Benefits & Savings

A pension plan is an employee benefit plan established or maintained by an employer or by an employee organization (such as a union), or both, that provides retirement income or defers income until termination of covered employment or beyond.

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Aid for Strong Cities, Strong Communities

“Over the past two and a half years, the Obama Administration received feedback from leaders all across the country who described the kind of partnership that would be most useful to them for economic growth,” said Domestic Policy Director Melody Barnes. “The result is Strong Cities, Strong Communities, an innovative new pilot that will help strengthen local communities while also delivering federal resources and assistance more effectively.”

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A conversation with George Stephanopoulos with Charlie Rose on your economy

Stephanopoulos has also written a memoir, entitled “All Too Human: A Political Education” (1999), which was published after he left the White House during Clinton’s second term. It quickly became a #1 New York Times Best Seller.

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Raise your political voice

As citizens head to the voting booths Nov. 5 to select a president to lead us to the 21st century, those who are also people of faith will wrestle anew with the issue.

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Pension reform proposals from Governor Christie and Senator Sweeney

Angela Delli Santi, at Bloomberg, reported that a proposed bill of Senate President Stephen Sweeney requires increased pension contributions from government workers but leaves retirees out of the mix. Sweeney’s proposal links pension contributions to the financial solvency of retirement funds. It also halts automatic cost-of-living increases but allows for the 9 percent benefit increase. [...]

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CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION SECURES FEDERAL FUNDING TO HELP PEOPLE WITH DISABLIBILITIES MOVE FROM INSTITUTIONS TO INDEPENDENCE

arly $1 Million in Funds to Provide Disabled with Rental Assistance and Supportive Services

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