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Subject:  Re: Quebec healthcare crisis Date:  11/16/2012  2:59 PM
Author:  JAFO31 Number:  413160 of 442519

MDGluon: "It is worth noting that Social Security had the same effect and in some ways probably helped to end company defined benefit plans."

I suspect that it was ERISA, FASB standards and the 401k that had more to do with than Social Security (though i have not studied the issue closely).

Regards, JAFO
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