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Public Opting

public optionBy Jack Lewis

A friend received her emergency room bill in this week’s mail. She opened it with trepidation, scanning down the complicated billing data to the bottom line. It came to $1.90.

Welcome to the Public Option.

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The Golden Years America: Can’t Work, Can’t Retire (Unless You’re a Bailed-Out Banker)

By James Ridgeway

The National Committee to Protect Social Security and Medicare reports today on recently released statistics that illustrate the lose-lose situation now faced by many older people, thanks to Wall Street and the recession it spawned.  Continue reading

Public must ‘tolerate the inequality’ of bonuses, says Goldman Sachs

Bankers’ soaring pay is an investment in the economy, Lord Griffiths tells public meeting on City morality

By Kathryn Hopkins