01 31 2015
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Baby Boomers: The Generation of Senior Entrepreneurs

Traditionally, financial resources are a key ingredient for most successful entrepreneurs. And it is here that we find the baby boomers in the top 50 percent of the U.S. population by net worth. Although, the baby boomers have suffered loss during the economic crisis most can still muster the necessary $10,000 or less that typically helps fund over 75 percent of all startups ...

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Sen. Wyden Presses for Healthcare Choice

As Congress debates healthcare reform, Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden has emerged as a leading advocate. Sen. Wyden has proposed an amendment to the bill currently under debate – America's Healthy Future Act of 2009 – which would allow people who are dissatisfied with their current insurance to choose an alternative public plan.

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Americas Healthcare Disparities

Successful national healthcare reform must address access, quality and affordability issues in a comprehensive approach. Providing health care for all must also recognize and address health disparities that exist among minority populations. 
According to the Children's Defense Fund, for example, Black children in the United States are five times more likely to die from asthma than their white peers. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than half of all uninsured Americans are racial minorities. . . .

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