More people are working past the traditional retirement age. Almost 20% of Americans 65 and older work full or part-time, compared to 13% in 2000, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. 1 And those numbers are likely to continue to rise: 70% of workers approaching retirement age say they plan to work in retirement, according to a 2014 AARP study. 2.
—Maine’s Republican governor says that he wants the state to look into withdrawing from former President Barack Obama’s signature health care law. Paul LePage told WVOM-FM on Tuesday that he wants to work with legislators to just “do our own thing” and suggested that a model could be Maine’s workers’ compensation insurance system. The governor said the…Read more