Transcript: Q&A w/ California Gov. Jerry Brown on the 2014-2015 May revised state budget – Part 1

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Part 1. Partial transcript of press briefing Q&A with California Gov. Jerry Brown on the 2014-2015 May revised state budget. The press briefing was held on May 13,…

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Transcript: Press briefing Q&A on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Partial transcript of the press conference Q&A with Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Rep. George Miller (D-California) on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013…

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Transcript: NY pizza deliveryman Gregory Reynoso’s press briefing remarks on the Fair Minimum Wage Act – March 3, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014
WTF Gregory Reynoso

Partial transcript of press conference remarks by Gregory Reynoso, a pizza delivery driver from Brooklyn, New York, on the introduction of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013…

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Senate repeals COLA cut for military retirees

Thursday, February 13, 2014

The Senate voted overwhelmingly to repeal the 1% cut to the cost of living adjustments (COLA) for retired military service members and their survivors.   

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Senate vote on repeal of cost of living adjustment (COLA) cut for military retirees – Feb. 12, 2014

Thursday, February 13, 2014

The Senate voted to repeal cuts to cost of living adjustments (COLA) for retired military service members who joined the armed forces prior to Jan. 1, 2014. S. 25…

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Transcript: Sen. Mark Pryor’s floor speech on repealing the 1% COLA cut to military retirees – Feb. 11, 2014

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Partial transcript of the floor speech by Sen. Mark Pryor (D-Arkansas) on S. 1963, the military retirement pay restoration bill that repeals Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act…

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List of 94 Senators who voted to repeal the 1% cost of living adjustment (COLA) cut for military retirees

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

List of 94 Senators who voted to repeal Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, which would have imposed a 1% cut in the cost of living…

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Transcript: Senior White House officials on chained-CPI & Social Security savings proposed in the FY2014 budget

Monday, April 15, 2013

Edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of remarks by senior White House officials on chained-CPI and Social Security savings proposed in the FY2014 budget. The press briefing was…

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Transcript: Remarks by OMB Acting Director Jeffrey Zients on the Obama FY2014 budget

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of remarks by Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), on President Barack Obama’s FY2014 budget. The…

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Fiscal Cliff: Alternative or “chained” Consumer Price Index & Social Security

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
SOURCE: SSA.gov

ANALYSIS: Earlier this week, the White House proposed cutting Social Security spending by adjusting how the government calculates cost-of-living increases for seniors. In an effort to strike a…

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