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A legal blow for company ‘buying’ military pensions

In an update to our investigation last week, a state court has ruled that a company’s contracts “buying” military pensions violated federal law.

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  Jeff Madrick on the politics of protecting consumers

Jeff Madrick, senior fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, discusses the new consumer protections enacted as part of the Wall Street reform bill passed last year.

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