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If I were George Bush I would never, ever, emerge from my "undisclosed location" in Dallas, Texas. I have just spent the past hour watching President Obama speaking, and answering questions, before ...
by Granny Doc
Comment Count 327 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2009 at 02:07 PM PDT with 624 Recommends
There is a group of CEOs who think it is a great idea to raise the retirement age. These rich men, these titans of industry have a plan to fix Social ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 323 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 04:00 PM PST with 506 Recommends
In what is alas ultimately somewhat less than a "man bites dog" report, the Business Roundtable, which represents CEOs of major companies, is coming out ...
by DrSteveB
Comment Count 189 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2009 at 05:31 AM PDT with 240 Recommends
You've seen the headline, I got it AGAIN in the elevator on the way to work this morning: " CEOs push plan to raise full retirement age to 70" I keep wondering WHO ARE THESE PEOPLE that are so ...
by wmac
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 12:19 PM PST with 186 Recommends
Surely the Business Roundtable can do better than this. Or maybe not: Top House Republicans believe the business community is blowing its chance to clinch a trade deal. Unlike unions, they say, ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 12:27 PM PDT with 181 Recommends
Mitch McConnell's maneuvering getting too cute.
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 11:07 AM PST with 86 Recommends
Fun times in the White House. ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 106 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 07:53 AM PST with 64 Recommends
He'd be on his way to work, if the Business Roundtable has its way. The nation's leading CEOs think they've got the solution to deficit reduction: make older Americans pay. A lot. The Business ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 08:44 AM PST with 62 Recommends
by davidsirota
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed May 23, 2007 at 07:34 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
For both Social Security and Medicare. Business Roundtable intends to lobby the WH to raise eligibility age, but not increase taxes on high earners (Reuters' words). Thought it worth putting on our ...
by klir2m
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 06:42 PM PST with 28 Recommends
For the 2009 Plan Year, 7/08-7/09, the annual average state health insurance premium for the State of NV self-funded public employee’s benefits plan was $8,169.40 (Source: State of NV, PEBP ...
by vahana
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Sep 20, 2009 at 11:34 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
I found this column by Steve Pearlstein late last night - and cheered! Pearlstein gets it. He ...
by blonde moment
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jun 25, 2010 at 07:33 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
President Barack Obama spoke to and met with the Business Roundtable yesterday in a speech that could be described as extending an arm, seeking agreement to work together for the common good. This ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Feb 25, 2010 at 05:00 AM PST with 24 Recommends
One of the lesser-known benefits coincident with achieving great wealth in business is that it imbues you with acute and penetrating insight into social and economic policies affecting your fellow ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 08:49 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Hi, all. Today's report features: • Weekly Address: The President discusses his visit to a company in Manitowoc, Wisconsin and his agenda for America to "win the future" ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 31, 2011 at 08:04 AM PST with 18 Recommends
In Part 12, found here http://www.diatribune.com/bush-profiteers-collect-billions-nclb-part-12 and here http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/4/10/124117/627 , Alex Knott of Public Integrity reminded ...
by Mandevilla
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Apr 11, 2007 at 02:01 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
In Part 10, found here http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/4/5/184242/4509 and here http://www.diatribune.com/bush-profiteers-collect-billions-nclb-part-10 , reporters Andrew Brownstein and Travis ...
by Mandevilla
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Apr 09, 2007 at 02:32 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
In Part 9, found here http://www.diatribune.com/bush-profiteers-collect-billions-nclb-part-9 and here http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/3/30/1282/48902 , thanks to the dogged determination of ...
by Mandevilla
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 05, 2007 at 03:45 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Yesterday I said (based on the most recent New York Times/CBS poll ) the economy really sucked --- but it's much worse than even I had thought. This is per a new report from the ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 01:20 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
In Part 8, found here http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/3/28/155215/399 , we took a brief look at how former Education Secretary Bill Bennett’s perspective on the role of computer technology ...
by Mandevilla
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2007 at 10:35 PM PDT with 17 Recommends