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    The shadow of age bias in hiring, though, is long. Tens of thousands of workers say that even with the right qualifications for a job, they are repeatedly turned away because they are over 50, or even 40, and considered too old. The problem is getting more scrutiny after revelations that hundreds of

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  • Prices of the most common prescription drugs nearly doubled…

    The one issue most Americans can agree on is that the price of prescription drugs are out of control. Based on past trends, it appears that popular prescription drug prices doubled in less than a decade. https://qz.com/1634288/prices-for-common-prescription-drugs-shot-up-76-in-6-years/

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    It’s unfair that Americans pay the highest prescription drug prices in the world. We must crack down on price gouging and the greedy practices that keep prices artificially high. It’s time our leaders stick up for people 50+ and their families.   AARP has listed some commonsense solutions.

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