TITLE

GOP Retirement Policy

AUTHOR(S)
Barry, Michael
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Plan Sponsor;May2014, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author asserts that the Republicans have already lost their interest in retirement-savings projects in the U.S. Topics covered include the Democrats' commitment to improving retirement savings, the author's claim that Republicans' are more interested in marginal tax rates than the tax on savings and the efforts of Democrats to create a private retirement savings system that offers benefits to middle- and lower-income workers.
ACCESSION #
96134541

 

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