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Money trumps morals when Pa. invests your tax dollars
Pennsylvania's giant state pension fund is resisting calls to divest in a controversial pipeline project, even after guards sicced attack dogs on Native American protesters. Does money always have to trump morals when it comes to investing taxpayer dollars?
217 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Investment Pension Pension fund Divestment Pennsylvania Morality Retirement Tax
Walgreens prepares to unload more stores in Rite Aid deal
The Deerfield-based drugstore chain said Thursday that it will probably have to divest more than 500 stores to appease regulators.
16 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Rite Aid Federal Trade Commission Insurance companies of the United States Walgreens Mergers and acquisitions Investment Combination Divestment
Walgreens says it will have to unload more than 500 stores amid U.S. antitrust concerns
Walgreens believes that it will probably have to unload more stores than expected to ease antitrust concerns over its pending, $9.41 billion acquisition of Rite Aid, a deal that would make the nation's largest drugstore chain even larger. While it still expects to complete the acquisition this...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Rite Aid Federal Trade Commission Insurance companies of the United States Walgreens Mergers and acquisitions Investment Combination Divestment
Walgreens prepares to dump more stores to get OK on Rite Aid deal
Walgreens' pending $9.41 billion acquisition of Rite Aid would make the nation's largest drugstore chain even larger.
1 points by The Denver Post | Rite Aid Federal Trade Commission Walgreens Insurance companies of the United States Mergers and acquisitions Investment Divestment Humana
Swarthmore students cited by college for sit-in

-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Protest Investment Fossil fuel University Renewable energy Civil disobedience Divestment Swarthmore College