Thursday, September 18, 2014


Real Clear Markets | Government Error Is Behind Low Retirement Savings
Tuesday the Senate Finance Committee held a hearing, "Retirement Savings 2.0-Updating Savings Policy for the Modern Economy." The hearing comes on the heels of a recent Federal Reserve report, "2013 Survey of Consumer Finances," which detailed the current state of retirement-account balances.
Wall Street Journal | The Democrats' Student-Loan Weapon
Democrats face an uphill battle in their quest to hold the Senate in November. In their effort to get an edge, they've targeted one group in particular: college-educated voters with student-loan debt.