Report: Americans Are Living Longer, But Governments Pay More as Result

Vadum, Matthew
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/17/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31594, p5
Trade Publication
Cites a report by credit rating company Standard & Poor's Corp. regarding health standards in the U.S. Impact of an increase in life expectancy on state and local governments' spending; Difficulties faced by administration by increasing number of aged people; Factors responsible for deteriorating fiscal condition of states.


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