Security Launches Electronic Newsletter
March 1, the Social Security Administration will send Social Security
news as it happens to individuals and organizations across America
who request it. You can sign-up for Social Security e-News online
by providing only your e-mail address. It's free.
and Other Words of Wisdom
If you're between the ages of 18 and 44, chances are you didn't
get enough vitamin K today. Item: Tea is one of a few food products
known to contain significant levels of potent antioxidants known
as catechins. Item: Lycopene, which gives tomatoes their bright
red color, may help reduce the risk of some cancers. If information
like this makes your day, then visit the Agricultural Research Service's
collection of informative research briefs.
for a Rolls Royce Online
a Rolls Royce auction being promoted on a government website? Guess
some connoisseurs of elegant antique automobiles couldn't pay their
taxes. At any rate, the Department of the Treasury is auctioning
off five mighty fine looking models in March. You can even bid by
phone. If you can deposit $20,000 to get in on the action, you may
get a bargain!
2000: Let's Not Come Up Short
In the Census of 1990, an estimated 8.4 million
people were not counted -- many of whom were children, minorities,
and low-income individuals. President Clinton announced plans to
keep us from coming up short in Census 2000.
2, No. 20, February 14, 2000
2, No. 19, February 7, 2000
2, No. 18, January 31, 2000
2, No. 17, January 24, 2000
2, No. 16, January 17, 2000