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Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm


Am I understanding the process of a typical Bain takeover in that the company comes in, pulls out all of the assets, fires the employees and files for bankruptcy? If this is correct, how are they able to loot the employees pension fund and stick taxpayers with the bill?

Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

Income Inequality Has Gone Up

The chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, Jason Furman, recently wrote in the Washington Post that "Last year saw the largest single-year reduction in poverty since the 1960s."

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