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Obama in State of the Union: Tax wealthy, help middle class college free. He also has called for expanding paid leave for workers and moved on his own to lower a mortgage insurance premium rate that could attract new homebuyers."Will we accept an economy where only a few of us do spectacularly well...
Bill to protect homeowners in flood-prone areas set to pass

...House-drafted measure to Obama. White House officials said he'll sign it. The bill would scale back big flood insurance premium increases faced by hundreds of thousands of homeowners. The measure also would allow below-market insurance rates...
Workers' comp bill would be benefit to all

...lot of talk going around lately about workers' compensation reform. It's about time. In the last few years, insurance premium rates have skyrocketed, and there's no sign that things are about to get better. In fact, they're only picking...
Ending health insurance scams -- a corporate giant that would rather pay huge fees to attorneys than fair settlements to victims? Every insurance premium dollar paid to parasitic middlemen is one less for physicians. Stephen Stringham Soldotna
Central Emergency Services earns new ISO rating of 6 rating. Homeowners in this area have the potential to save hundreds of dollars annually on their homeowner's insurance premium. CES has estimated the saving service area wide to be approximately $1.1 million dollars. "The folks in Kasilof...
Statewide health care costs are biting harder

...rising medical costs, have far outpaced general inflation and growth of workers' earnings. From 1999 to 2011, insurance premium costs increased 160 percent and workers' contribution to premiums by 168 percent while workers' earnings increased...
The man who found his life by almost losing it so upset over having wasted the money on the insurance premium he had to go home and spend the day in bed.At the...floor and worrying about a cargo of grain when an insurance premium smaller than those we pay on our automobiles would...
Alaskan reaction to Supreme Court ruling

...the individual mandate, this ruling leaves the American people with two very bad choices ? either pay a higher insurance premium or face a massive tax hike. The unfortunate irony today is that ObamaCare was saved because it is a new tax on the...
Non-oil tax money increasingly important state lawmakers in 2002. Other non-oil tax revenue sources include: (Tax revenues shown are for 2006) * Insurance Premium Tax, $51.9 million * Motor Fuel Tax, $42.1 million * Fisheries Taxes and Assessments, $32.5 million...
Blood shortage plagues peninsula

...before donating. If properly prepared, few donors experience side effects. She said she thinks of donating as an insurance premium. "If everyone thought like that, we wouldn't have a blood shortage," she said


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