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Manila Standard Today
Biting the pension bulletThe conviction of the former bosses of the Retirement and Separation Benefits S
Biting the pension bullet
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
The conviction of the former bosses of the Retirement and Separation Benefits System for investing its funds in overpriced real estate properties has raised once again our interest in how our pensions should be funded. But no matter how we decide,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Law professor points out the holes in your retirement planprofessors have been seeking solutions. Some have called 401(k)s a failed syste
Law professor points out the holes in your retirement plan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
professors have been seeking solutions. Some have called 401(k)s a failed system. Some long for a return of old-style pensions even though some companies and states such as Illinois have made a mess of them. Now, William Birdthistle, a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Don't distort scope of the pension sales taxapplies both to the plan itself and a sheriff’s task force committee that relea
Don't distort scope of the pension sales tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 hours ago
applies both to the plan itself and a sheriff’s task force committee that released a draft of a report on funding the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Some readers interpreted the Times-Union story as reporting that the half-cent... Read more
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Daily Journal
EXCLUSIVE: Convicts profiting from pensionsHighlights: Dozens of convicted criminals are collecting more than a million d
EXCLUSIVE: Convicts profiting from pensions
Daily Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
Highlights: Dozens of convicted criminals are collecting more than a million dollars in taxpayer-funded retirement checks, including at least one who is still behind bars, an Asbury Park Press investigation found. The list of convicts profiting... Read more
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birminghammail
Brexit risks £50m jobs fund for young says former council leaderThe former leader of Birmingham City Council has fears that a £50 million EU-ba
Brexit risks £50m jobs fund for young says former council leader
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
The former leader of Birmingham City Council has fears that a £50 million EU-backed fund to get young people into work, training and apprenticeships in the city is now at risk following the Brexit vote. Former council leader Sir Albert Bore, who had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revealed - National Assembly Padded 2016 Budget With N481 BillionHIV. "Very large cuts have been made to proposals for many important projects
Revealed - National Assembly Padded 2016 Budget With N481 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
HIV. "Very large cuts have been made to proposals for many important projects in several MDAs and the sums applied to fund hundreds of new projects. "The Bill (2016 budget) cannot be implemented in its current form because some of the figures... Read more
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Newsmax
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low LevelsLong-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to t
Pension Returns Set to Plunge to Record-Low Levels
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
Long-term returns for U.S. public pensions reportedly are expected to drop to the lowest levels ever recorded as states and cities face even deeper financial pain as a $1 trillion funding gap widens. Twenty-year annualized returns for public... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois Republicans move to get two Kirk opponents knocked off ballotfactory and new retail development. The four Ts description came less than two
Illinois Republicans move to get two Kirk opponents knocked off ballot
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
factory and new retail development. The four Ts description came less than two months after he talked about the “five Ps: police officers, parents, principals, pastors and public officeholders” that go into public safety. Developer David Doig, of... Read more
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CTV News
DNC Latest: Bill Clinton slams GOP 'cartoon' version of Hillarysenator -- in helping New Yorkers after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The tes
DNC Latest: Bill Clinton slams GOP 'cartoon' version of Hillary
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
senator -- in helping New Yorkers after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The testimonials are coming from a New York City police detective, a New York congressman and a woman who spent more than six months in the hospital after recovering from... Read more
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CTV News
DNC Latest: Bill Clinton cites wife's work with kids, voterssenator -- in helping New Yorkers after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The tes
DNC Latest: Bill Clinton cites wife's work with kids, voters
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
senator -- in helping New Yorkers after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The testimonials are coming from a New York City police detective, a New York congressman and a woman who spent more than six months in the hospital after recovering from... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The Manchester Evening News' hustings for Labour mayoral candidatesLabour contenders for the post of Mayor of Greater Manchester - (L-R) Police an
The Manchester Evening News' hustings for Labour mayoral candidates
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
Labour contenders for the post of Mayor of Greater Manchester - (L-R) Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Lloyd, Ivan Lewis MP, Andy Burnham MP Thanks for following the event everyone - and a massive cheers to those who turned up and asked fantastic... Read more
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CBS Denver
Pension Problems: More Than 1/2 Of Denver Police Retirees Paid IncorrectlyDENVER (CBS4) – CBS4 has learned that a review of monthly pension payments to o
Pension Problems: More Than 1/2 Of Denver Police Retirees Paid Incorrectly
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
DENVER (CBS4) – CBS4 has learned that a review of monthly pension payments to older Denver Police Department retirees shows that well over half have been paid incorrectly, and may have been receiving overpayments or underpayments for years. The... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Daniel Borenstein: CalPERS earnings leaves system in awful shapegovernments. That means higher taxes or fewer public services, or both. In ess
Daniel Borenstein: CalPERS earnings leaves system in awful shape
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 4 days ago
governments. That means higher taxes or fewer public services, or both. In essence, CalPERS continues to underprice its pensions and then put the shortfall on your credit card. The Great Recession battered CalPERS’ portfolio and forced it to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Victims of pension liberation call for changeCity of London Police figures show that in the 12 months to February 2016, £13.
Victims of pension liberation call for change
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
City of London Police figures show that in the 12 months to February 2016, £13.2 million was lost in pensions liberation schemes - an increase of 26per cent on the previous year. The average amount lost was just over £20,000. The schemes target... Read more
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The Mercury News
Borenstein: CalPERS running up record pension debt on your credit cardgovernments. That means higher taxes or fewer public services, or both. In ess
Borenstein: CalPERS running up record pension debt on your credit card
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
governments. That means higher taxes or fewer public services, or both. In essence, CalPERS continues to underprice its pensions and then put the shortfall on your credit card. The Great Recession battered CalPERS' portfolio and forced it to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Police pension repair advances in City Councilapproving by votes of 4-0 recommendations by City Manager Travis Blosser and Fi
Police pension repair advances in City Council
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
approving by votes of 4-0 recommendations by City Manager Travis Blosser and Finance Director Tom Maher to address the pensions, which have been underfunded for several years. Councilmembers Tim Connell, Douglas Jackson and Terry Weigel were... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Pension crisis alarms DBMBUDGET Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Wednesday expressed concern at the pensions
Pension crisis alarms DBM
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
BUDGET Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Wednesday expressed concern at the pensions of the country’s security personnel after the Aquino administration failed to resolve the problem of an indexed retirement scheme that may develop into a pension... Read more
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Orange County Register
Fountain Valley latest O.C. city to put sales tax hike on November ballotwould raise $11 million annually. That would allow the city to balance its budg
Fountain Valley latest O.C. city to put sales tax hike on November ballot
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
would raise $11 million annually. That would allow the city to balance its budget, maintain services, pay down bonds and pensions that currently are not funded, and in 13 to18 years be able to put some money back into reserves, he... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Efforts to promote Issue 2 heat up in New Franklinpassage of Issue 2 on the August 2 special election, Mayor Al Bollas, New Frank
Efforts to promote Issue 2 heat up in New Franklin
The Suburbanite / Posted 8 days ago
passage of Issue 2 on the August 2 special election, Mayor Al Bollas, New Franklin City Council members and New Franklin police officers are going door to door in each precinct to ask for support. At a town hall meeting June 27 and a New Franklin... Read more
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ABC News
For Families of Fallen Officers, Grief Can Be Paired With Financial Hardshiplike it’s calm water,” Schultz said. “But underneath there’s undertow.” Kevin,
For Families of Fallen Officers, Grief Can Be Paired With Financial Hardship
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
like it’s calm water,” Schultz said. “But underneath there’s undertow.” Kevin, an officer with the Pojoaque, New Mexico Police Department, sprang into action, entering the river and ultimately giving his own life to save the boy. Like the death... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Payson police raise held upThe long-awaited raise for Payson police officers proved smaller than many had
Payson police raise held up
Payson Roundup / Posted 9 days ago
The long-awaited raise for Payson police officers proved smaller than many had anticipated. The town council decided to freeze three, unfilled officer positions and use the $100,000 it saved to give every certified officer a raise. The town has... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Denver, CO's Unlimited Tax Bonds at 'AAA', COPs at 'AA+'; Outlook Stableredevelopment projects may increase the liability burden but Fitch expects it t
Fitch Affirms Denver, CO's Unlimited Tax Bonds at 'AAA', COPs at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
redevelopment projects may increase the liability burden but Fitch expects it to remain moderate. The city's unfunded pension liability is moderate and consistent funding of pensions at actuarially determined levels should keep it at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel to use Skyway payment to fund property tax rebatehead to the full City Council Wednesday. The Skyway was sold this spring by a
Emanuel to use Skyway payment to fund property tax rebate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
head to the full City Council Wednesday. The Skyway was sold this spring by a Spanish company to three Canadian pension funds for $2.8 billion. The city, which owned the Skyway before then-Mayor Richard M. Daley leased it in 2004, received a $20... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Elburn village trustees discuss second try at sales tax increasesaid. When the village’s population reached 5,000 in 2010, state law required
Elburn village trustees discuss second try at sales tax increase
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
said. When the village’s population reached 5,000 in 2010, state law required the village to contribute to the state’s police pension fund for its employees, basically doubling the amount that the village had been contributing to police... Read more
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Philly.com
City's deal with blue-collar workers good for both sidesthree of the years, and a 2.5 percent raise in another.) In exchange, the unio
City's deal with blue-collar workers good for both sides
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
three of the years, and a 2.5 percent raise in another.) In exchange, the union agreed to concessions on health care and pensions. While the city did agree to make two $10 million payments to the union's Health and Welfare fund, it did not... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
In campaign mode, Cadd comes out swinging against sales taxCadd opposed the way in which the city tried to buy a building for the police d
In campaign mode, Cadd comes out swinging against sales tax
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
Cadd opposed the way in which the city tried to buy a building for the police department. Redding Councilman Gary Cadd is shifting into campaign mode. After taking out nomination papers for his re-election bid on Monday, Cadd gave a glimpse of how... Read more
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iol.co.za
New NSFAS funding model to go livestudents applied to their tertiary institutions of choice and those institution
New NSFAS funding model to go live
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
students applied to their tertiary institutions of choice and those institutions then helped arrange the NSFAS funding for the students. Now the students first apply for funding approval to NSFAS through the new centralised system, list... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
New Franklin income tax increase on ballotapproval to increase the city’s income tax from 1 percent to 2 percent in excha
New Franklin income tax increase on ballot
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
approval to increase the city’s income tax from 1 percent to 2 percent in exchange for eliminating a continuous 2.5-mill police levy. Both would take effect Jan. 1. A similar request on the November 2015 General Election ballot was voted down by... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
New Kentucky laws go into effect todayof low-level felons," a news release from the Legislative Research Council stat
New Kentucky laws go into effect today
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
of low-level felons," a news release from the Legislative Research Council states. "Legislation to create a permanent fund for Kentucky public employee pensions will also be in place. And child daycare centers will be able to receive their own... Read more
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Eye Witness News
One of these people will be SA’s next Public Protectorthe SIU due to him allegedly assisting the Public Protector’s investigation inv
One of these people will be SA’s next Public Protector
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
the SIU due to him allegedly assisting the Public Protector’s investigation involving Cabinet ministers and former National Police Commissioner Bheki Cele. Hofmeyr was nominated for the position of Public Protector by Hilton van Niekerk. KAAJAL... Read more
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iafrica.com
Public Protector short-list releasedthe SIU due to him allegedly assisting the Public Protector’s investigation inv
Public Protector short-list released
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
the SIU due to him allegedly assisting the Public Protector’s investigation involving Cabinet ministers and former National Police Commissioner Bheki Cele. Hofmeyr was nominated for the position of Public Protector by Hilton van Niekerk. KAAJAL... Read more
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NBC News
Dallas Highlights Police Stress, Recruitment Struggles Across the CountryWhen Dallas Police Chief David Brown — clearly exhausted after a week of grappl
Dallas Highlights Police Stress, Recruitment Struggles Across the Country
NBC News / Posted 15 days ago
When Dallas Police Chief David Brown — clearly exhausted after a week of grappling with the murders of five of his officers at a peaceful protest — was asked at a news conference on Monday if he was afraid that the sniper attack would result in an... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Our new prime minister Theresa May is no stranger to the regiondiligently spoken at party association dinners and events, including many in th
Our new prime minister Theresa May is no stranger to the region
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
diligently spoken at party association dinners and events, including many in the region. In 2009, as then shadow work and pensions secretary, Theresa May was the campaign manager for the successful Norwich North by-election. The Conservatives won... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Our new prime minister Theresa May is no stranger to the regiondiligently spoken at party association dinners and events, including many in th
Our new prime minister Theresa May is no stranger to the region
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
diligently spoken at party association dinners and events, including many in the region. In 2009, as then shadow work and pensions secretary, Theresa May was the campaign manager for the successful Norwich North by-election. The Conservatives won... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Double-pension recipients face $2M bill if they lose caseArticle Tools It’s a $2 million question. Did Scranton pension board official
Double-pension recipients face $2M bill if they lose case
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Article Tools It’s a $2 million question. Did Scranton pension board officials err in doubling the pensions of 35 nonuniform employees who retired in 2002 and 2007? If two hearing examiners set to hear the case starting today say yes, 22 of those... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
POLITICAL QUICKSAND: Public pension plan reform dangerous— a stack of bills quashed by a legislative body that Fitzpatrick says is too t
POLITICAL QUICKSAND: Public pension plan reform dangerous
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
— a stack of bills quashed by a legislative body that Fitzpatrick says is too timid to act on potentially divisive issues. Pensions, the legislator said, are a ticking time bomb waiting to explode, leaving generations of taxpayers paying for costly... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago on the hook for $24 billion, triple a year agoreason for the growth in net liabilities—in short, money the city is obligated
Chicago on the hook for $24 billion, triple a year ago
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
reason for the growth in net liabilities—in short, money the city is obligated to pay out over time—is almost entirely unfunded liability in the city's four employee pension funds, covering police, firefighters, laborers and white-collar... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago on the hook for $24 billion, triple a year agoin 2014. The reason for the net liabilities—in short, money the city is obligat
Chicago on the hook for $24 billion, triple a year ago
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
in 2014. The reason for the net liabilities—in short, money the city is obligated to pay out over time—is almost entirely unfunded liability in the city's four employee pension funds, covering police, firefighters, laborers and white-collar... Read more
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Orange County Register
La Palma voters will decide on adding city sales taxeven with Stanton, and potentially Westminster, as the county’s highest. Reven
La Palma voters will decide on adding city sales tax
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
even with Stanton, and potentially Westminster, as the county’s highest. Revenues generated from the tax would be used to fund core city services, city officials said, including police patrols and crime prevention, emergency responses and... Read more
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Orange County Register
How did Westminster get into such dire financial straits?budget warnings in Westminster. For years, members of the Westminster City Coun
How did Westminster get into such dire financial straits?
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
budget warnings in Westminster. For years, members of the Westminster City Council themselves have stated that there was a fundamental problem that needed to be fixed. So how did we get to the point where government leaders are saying that the only... Read more
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Zero Hedge
July 7The U.S. Justice Department will take over the investigation of the fatal shoot
July 7
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
The U.S. Justice Department will take over the investigation of the fatal shooting of a black man by Baton Rouge police at point-blank range. A cellphone video taken by a bystander appears to show the victim, Alton Sterling, being held... Read more
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Daily Herald
Why longer life spans may spell bad news for public pensionsWhen a mortality study finds people are living longer, it sounds like good news
Why longer life spans may spell bad news for public pensions
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
When a mortality study finds people are living longer, it sounds like good news -- except to those paying for pensions. Some municipalities are being asked by the professionals who calculate their annual police and fire pension contributions to pay... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Work continues on Fostoria’s budgeta handout which included a comparison of data from previous years to the propos
Work continues on Fostoria’s budget
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
a handout which included a comparison of data from previous years to the proposed 2017 budget. The data included General Fund revenue and expenses, a summary of all departmental expenses, police and fire department pensions and expenditures for... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership raceLONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all tim
Stephen Crabb pulls out of Tory leadership race
Hawaii News Now / Posted 23 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has withdrawn from the Conservative Party leadership race after a poor finish in the first round... Read more
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Investopedia
Retirees: Could Your Pension’s Cost of Living Clause Be Frozen?Pensions are quickly becoming a thing of the past in the private sector, but fo
Retirees: Could Your Pension’s Cost of Living Clause Be Frozen?
Investopedia / Posted 23 days ago
Pensions are quickly becoming a thing of the past in the private sector, but for government employees they’re still holding on. However, recent events in New Jersey prove that even for those workers a pension alone doesn’t guarantee a healthy... Read more
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