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Chinese Strikes Put Virtuous Circle in Motion

Recent labor strikes in China are starting to bring better conditions for workers there, but could also bring economic gains for the United States, writes Anne Paisley.

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Don’t Miss the CBO’s Good News

The CBO’s long-term fiscal projections today bring grim news, but not on health care. It projects that the health reform law will substantially reduce the deficit, writes David Cutler.

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Clarify Disclosure of Executive Compensation

The Securities and Exchange Commission could subject corporations’ disclosure statements to shareholders to a “reasonable person” standard similar to the one already in use in product liability law.

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Improving the Nation’s Fiscal Situation

CAP Action's Michael Ettlinger testifies before the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform about recommendations for how to fix the deficit and the economy.

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Principled Integration

Samuel Charap introduces principled integration—a new U.S. approach to dealing with Russia’s role in the international economy.

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Getting Financial Regulation Right

Pat Garofalo discusses why we need financial regulation, what should be included in a final bill, and how those provisions would lead to a stronger, safer financial system.

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Senate Oil Savings’ Greatest Hits

Daniel J. Weiss and Susan Lyon outline the most promising oil savings proposals in Senate bills as the chamber prepares to debate clean energy legislation in July.

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Fixing Wall Street, Protecting Main Street

The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will do just that, writes Pat Garofalo, which is why it needs to become the law of the land.

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Clear, Standardized Information for Health Care Consumers

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act sets in place a number of requirements for private insurers to advertise and represent their individual and small-group plans in a clear and consistent fashion such that consumers can better understand the product they are purchasing.

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Today’s Unemployment Crisis by the Numbers

Heather Boushey, Luke Reidenbach, and Christine Riordan outline why Congress needs to act now and reauthorize unemployment compensation benefits to help the jobless.

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