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Nursing Home Dangers Found


In 2005, the HHS said the level of care in nursing homes had “improved significantly.” If that was true, it has gone downhill fast since, according to a federal inspector general. The report shows that 22% of nursing home residents suffer “adverse medical events.  

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Time to Pay Congress More? Nope

Friday April 18, 2014

U.S. Rep. Jim Moran (D- Virginia) thought it was high-time members of Congress got paid more, but on April 2, a top congressional committee told him he was thinking wrong. Read More...

How to Close the Gender Pay Gap? Hire More Feds

Thursday April 17, 2014

If President Obama really wants to close the pay gap between men and women, he should replace government contract workers with regular federal employees, according to the largest union representing federal employees. Read More...

Older US Women May Face Financial Risk: GAO

Wednesday April 16, 2014

As the percentage of the U.S. population that is married continues to decline, so do the chances of remaining financially secure in their "golden" years for many American women, according to the Government Accountability Office. [Learn more...]

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You Are Not a Jerk, But

Tuesday April 15, 2014

You may have been jerked around by Jerk.com, a social media website that labeled millions of people a "jerk," then tried to charge them money to improve their image, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Read More...

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