• Insurance

    Biden Echoes Obama: ‘If You Have Private Insurance, You Want to Keep it, You Can Keep It’

    Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden delivers remarks in Tampa, Florida, on October 29, 2020. (Photo by RICARDO ARDUENGO/AFP via Getty Images) (CNSNews.com) – Does this sound familiar? Democrat Joe Biden, campaigning in Tampa, Florida on Thursday, said under his health care plan, “if you have private insurance, you want to keep it, you can keep it.” That echoes what President Barack Obama said about the Affordable Care Act in 2009: “If you like your doctor, you’ll be able to keep your doctor; if you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan.” But what  

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  • Vehicle Insurance

    Auto insurance panel recommends Alberta adopt a private, no-fault system

    © Monty Kruger/CBC An Alberta government-appointed auto insurance panel recommends that a provincial bureaucracy should deal with car crash injury cases. A new provincial bureaucracy, not the courts, should deal with car crash injury cases, a government-appointed auto insurance panel recommends. Saying there’s no evidence the courtroom battles help injured patients recover faster, the three-member automobile insurance advisory committee recommends that Alberta ditch its tort system of insurance and adopt a private, no-fault insurance model. Such major change would require the government to create a new, independent traffic injury regulator to handle claims and assess what benefits injured people should  

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  • Health Insurance

    Does Joe Biden Want To Eliminate Private Health Insurance?

    President Donald Trump said during the final presidential debate on Thursday that Democratic candidate Joe Biden wants to eliminate private health insurance and is a proponent of socialized medicine. © ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks with the press before boarding his plane at Nashville International Airport on October 22, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. Trump-Biden Final Presidential Debate Highlights: From COVID-19 To Foreign Policy And Climate Change Click to expand UP NEXT The Claim Trump repeatedly has accused Biden of embracing a single-payer system endorsed by the likes of Senator Bernie Sanders, an Independent  

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  • Business News

    As Crime Increases, Several NYC Business Groups Hire Private Security Guards – CBS New York

    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Now it has come to this. With crime rising and workers afraid to return to their buildings, several business groups are hiring private security guards to do the job Mayor Bill de Blasio has so far been unable to fulfill. As CBS2’s political reporter Marcia Kramer reports, a disruptive homeless man kicked over a trash can in front of cops and then was arrested. Scenes like that playing out all-too-frequently in the Garment District is one of the reasons a local business group has hired its own security force to patrol the streets and public spaces. 

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  • Business & Finance

    Growth in UK private sector hits five-year high amid ‘surge’ in business activity

    The sun sets behind skyscrapers in the city financial district of London. Photo: PA Growth in the UK’s private sector hit a five-year high in July following a “surge” in business activity that will raise hopes of a strong recovery from the depths of the coronavirus crisis. The composite purchasing managers’ index (PMI) reading from IHS Markit’s closely watched survey came in at 57.1, far ahead of expectations and significantly above June’s figure of 47.7. PMIs are an indicator of private sector activity and are given on a scale of 1 to 100. Anything above 50 signals growth, while anything  

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