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January 20, 2000

Top Stories - Retirement Plans

IRS Answers Questions on 401(k) Safe Harbor PlansKilpatrick Stockton LLP[More like this]
Administration's FY 2001 Budget To ContainThe ESOP Association[More like this]
Pension & Benefits Update for 1/19/2000Tax Analysts
Why is the S&P 500 So Hard to Beat?[More like this]
Great-West Life and New England Financial Announce A New Alliance With Financial[More like this]
Lawsuit Alleges Mishandling of Pension FundsLos Angeles Times[More like this]
California Senator Feinstein's Husband Sued Over Pension FundSan Francisco Chronicle[More like this]
Association of Private Pension and Welfare Plans Provides Comments to IRS on Possible Cash Balance Plan Regulations (PDF)APPWB[More like this]
Latest EBRI/ICI Analysis: Average 401(k) Balance Grew 26% from 1996 to 1998Yahoo! News[More like this]
EBRI/ICI Study Indicates 401(k) Plan Participants Allocate Assets AppropriatelyYahoo! News[More like this]
ERISA Industry Committee Provides Comments to IRS on Cash Balance Plans (press release)ERIC[More like this]
ERISA Industry Committee Provides Comments to IRS on Cash Balance Plans (full text)ERIC[More like this]
New York City Skims Pension Fund While Retirees Go Without!Coalition for Retirement Security[More like this]
IRS Issues "Across the Board" Increases in User FeesCCH, 1/20/2000 only[More like this]

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Top Stories - Health and Welfare Plans

California Workers Lagging in Health Coverage - Firms in state are less likely to offer their employees insuranceSan Francisco Chronicle[More like this]
Does MORE Health Care Mean BETTER Health?Contingencies[More like this]
Health Insurance Public Policy Issues for Y2K and BeyondContingencies[More like this]
Insurance Suits Concern EmployersNew York Times, free registration required[More like this]
Poll Shows Support for Suing HMOsNew York Times, free registration required[More like this]
Clinton Touts $110B Health[More like this]
Patients Prefer "Open-Model" Health PlansYahoo! News[More like this]
Clinton-Gore Administration Unveils Major New Health Insurance InitiativeWhite House[More like this]
Health Care Clouds 2000[More like this]
Clinton Floats Health Plan - Unveils $110 Billion Initiative for Uninsured[More like this]
Clinton Unveils $138 Billion Health-Care PlanFox News[More like this]

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