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Speaker(s): Stephen L. Dobrow    

Stephen L. Dobrow, ERPA, APA, CPC is president of Primark Benefits and is a frequent speaker and teacher. A San Francisco native, Stephen entered the retirement field in 1976 and has led Primark Benefits since 1990. 178 more words

National Association For Business Economics

A decade of slow growth?

By Fareed Zakaria

From: Cnn.com:
Every year at Davos, people like me try to get a sense of the mood of the place, take the temperature of people in this frosty mountain resort. 51 more words


Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Each state must meet certain criteria to ensure recipients are being encouraged to work themselves out of welfare. The new program is called Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). 61 more words


America Says Good Riddance To Middle East Oil Addiction

Within the next thirty years, the U.S. will rely less on oil from Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, and more from its own backyard, Canada and Mexico.



Fiscal Cliff Talks Heat Up This Week

Economists have issued dire warnings about a possible recession and a new slump for the jobs market if the cliff isn’t averted before the January 1 deadline.



Between a rock & the Republicans - The Hindu

Between a rock & the Republicans – The Hindu.

Voting on New Year’s Day for the first time in 62 years, the United States House of Representatives has passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the so-called fiscal cliff bill) by 257 votes to 167, accepting the version which the Senate had earlier approved by 89 votes to eight. 388 more words


Section 8 voucher program has been around for nearly 40 years

“These kinds of cuts are really unprecedented,” Rice told me. “The Section 8 voucher program has been around for nearly 40 years—it was created during the Nixon Administration and has had strong, bipartisan support for its entire history. 28 more words