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A Dartmouth College student walks across the main campus February 28, 2001 in Hanover, NH. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)

Tax Education Credits And Deductions

College is very expensive. Congress and the IRS have given us ways to offset education costs.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/13/2014

(Photo courtesy: U.S. Social Security Administration)

Some Social Security History

Social Security benefits are not just for folks with an AARP membership card.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/04/2014

Internal Revenue Service

Retirement At Age 70½

Congress and the IRS decided that you cannot leave your pre-tax retirement savings growing forever tax-deferred, so they chose 70½ for you to begin mandatory withdrawals.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/31/2014

SS, Benefits, Medicare, Retirement

Retirement At Age 65

Current thinking has 65 as the normal retirement age and that’s because at one time a worker could collect full Social Security benefits at age 65. No more.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/30/2014

(Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: 2014 A Better Year For Fumbling Civic Institutions?

For my money, the most significant national news story of 2013 is really an old story: the failure of our civic institutions – including the branches of government and the press – to provide true leadership or even function competently at key moments.

12/26/2013

(WBZ-TV)

Mass. Democrat Clark Sworn Into Office In Congress

Democrat Katherine Clark has been sworn in as the state’s newest member of Congress.

12/12/2013

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Voters To Decide Between Clark, Addivinola For Open U.S. House Seat

The candidates seeking to fill Edward Markey’s old seat in the U.S. House are making their final appeals to voters in the Massachusetts’ 5th Congressional District.

12/10/2013

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Congress Could Be Least Productive Ever

Imagine if you went to work and didn’t get anything done. Someone would probably notice and you’d have to deal with the consequences.

12/04/2013

Former State Sen. Richard Tisei.

Tisei Eyes 2nd Run For Congress In Mass.

Former state Sen. Richard Tisei has taken a step toward another potential run for the U.S. House.

10/28/2013

Gary Lapierre

$ For SS Benefits? NO! $ for Veterans Cemeteries? NO! $$$for Pakistan? YES!!!!!

Heck even John Stewart who’s somewhere left of Lenin and an ardent supporter of BHO and the far left is in “shock.” I think Stewart’s words were…..”there’s no way to even put a spin on this turd.”

10/24/2013

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