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COBRA Subsidy Extension Removed From Jobs Bill

February 12, 2010
Experts say there is overwhelming congressional support to extend COBRA premium subsidies and that the COBRA provisions in the scrapped bill are likely to be attached to any one of several other bills that Congress will consider in the coming weeks.
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U.S. Salary-Increase Budgets Hit 25-Year Low

February 10, 2010
Changes to salary structures to account for changes in cost of living and other factors aren’t expected to top 2 percent, according to The Conference Board’s survey. That’s below the board’s forecast of a 2.6 percent inflation rate.
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