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Is Social Security a Good Deal?

Each year at about this time you can receive an updated social security benefits statement from the Social Security Administration (https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/). This document will tell you what you can expect to receive on a monthly basis when you retire. 874 more words

Commentary

UH-OH. One Less Place To Look For A Job

By Jed Biggins

When Donald Trump spoke of “American carnage” during his inaugural address on Friday, he clearly wasn’t kidding. He started out on Monday by signing an executive order freezing all federal hiring. 407 more words

Friday Linkage 12/9/2016

It seems like the announced cabinet for President-Elect Trump, which still makes me vomit a little in my mouth every time I say it, gets worse every day.  272 more words

Linkage

Cartoon: Trump promises, Trump voters

The quality of forethought of many Trump voters, especially seniors.

Thanks, gocomics.org

Culture

When and what to privatize? Efficient production and export activities

When and what to privatize? Efficient production and export activities

State bureaucracy and the multiplication of state institutions and of levels of public servants in hierarchies have rendered State-owned productive facilities and services very inefficient and uneconomical in cost and trading profitability. 143 more words

Adonis49

Sweeping Privatization? Greece Approves Plan To Transfer State Utilities To New Asset Fund

State assets, including water and electricity utilities, are to be transferred to a new asset fund created by international creditors. The plans have sparked demonstrations and public sector strikes across the country. 219 more words

Economic Report