Government & Politics

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  3. Politics May ‘Trump’ Fundamentals This Year

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  4. The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on State ...

    Learn why a substantial increase in Medicaid enrollment may impact state general ...
  5. Top Social Security Tips for Government Employees

    Government employees have special issues to consider when it comes to computing Social ...
  6. Is a Universal Basic Income Practical?

    Should the government be responsible for giving every citizen a fixed amount of money? ...
  1. Google's Paris HQ Raided in Probe (GOOGL)

    Google's Paris headquarters was raided by finance officials as part of an ongoing ...
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    Goldman Sachs laid out a presidential year strategy recommending stocks with high ...
  4. U.S. Raises China Steel Import Duty Sixfold (SLX)

    The U.S. said Tuesday it would raise import duties on Chinese cold-rolled steel by ...
  5. Brazil's President to Face Impeachment Trial ...

    Brazil's 81-seat Senate voted 55 to 22 Thursday to put President Dilma Rousseff on ...
  6. Economics Report: Compare and Contrast India ...

    Find out why Brazil and India, two of the largest and most important emerging market ...
  1. What is the Social Security administration responsible for?

    Learn about the Social Security Administration's main responsibilities along with its history, structure and social safety ...
  2. Where are the Social Security administration headquarters?

    Learn about the Social Security Administration's headquarters, why it is not located in Washington, D.C. and how it has evolved ...
  3. Is the Social Security administration a government corporation?

    Learn the difference between a government agency and a government corporation, and how the Social Security Administration ...
  4. How does the role of Medicare/Medicaid affect the drugs sector in the U.S.? (UNH, ...

    Read about the impact of Medicare and Medicaid on the drugs sector in the United States and how some doctors get rich by ...
  1. Members Of Congress With The Highest Net Worth

    Members of Congress make much more than the average American citizen. Here are the ...
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