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Social Security In 1935: How Today’s Health Law Should Evolve

Imagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.

11/08/2013

Il Capitol

Ill. Same-Sex Marriage Vote Could Come This Week

“A lot of people in the LGBT community, we’re Christians,” says organizer Scott Cross. “We’re people of faith. We’re your neighbors, your friends, sons, daughters, and families.”

11/05/2013

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Caring For The Elderly: Does China Have It Right?

China recently passed an Elderly Rights Law, requiring adult children to stay connected with their parents.

10/03/2013

Capitol Hill

Federal Workers Plan to Protest Tuesday in North St. Louis

In St. Louis, between 10,000 and 15,000 federal workers are being affected by the government shutdown and some plan to protest today.

10/01/2013

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Insurance Group Raises Questions Over Affordable Care Act Navigators

Missouri Association of Insurance Agents Vice President Larry Case fears that people are getting the impression that the navigators will be like insurance agents.

09/24/2013

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Seniors Protest Possible Social Security Change

Seniors stood outside the federal courthouse to protest connecting Social Security cost-of-living increases to chained Consumer Price Index.

07/02/2013

Missouri House

Raymond Salva Pleads Guilty to Theft of Government Money

Former member of the Missouri House, Raymond Salva, is facing prison time after pleading guilty to illegally receiving Social Security disability payments.

06/26/2013

Missouri Finances to Take Hit from Higher Federal Tax

Missouri’s finances could take a $60 million annual hit because of a recent 2 percentage point increase in federal Social Security payroll taxes, according to the state’s budget director.

01/09/2013

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Illinois Comptroller: Fiscal Cliff Will Cost State

Topinka estimated Social Security and income tax increases would lower Illinois tax revenues by up to $500 million.

12/28/2012

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Opinion: Romney Clearly Won The Debate – Again

The debate results are much less lopsided than the first debate, but Obama’s failed promises of the past four years which were clearly expressed by Romney dictate that Obama couldn’t win the debate. Romney won again.

10/17/2012

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