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Roulette, Pension
September 1972
New Republic;9/23/72, Vol. 167 Issue 11, p4
Presents issues related to pension plans in the U.S., with reference to various cases. Citation of the case of Anaconda Co.'s employee Iris Kwek of Detroit, Michigan; Reference to the case of Bernard Russ, who testified that he worked for the Columbia Gas System Service Corp. in New York; Pension fund of the United Mine Workers of America; Role of the U.S. government in solving the problems faced by employees in their pension plan due to their transfers.


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