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Feds offer $5b to shore up early retiree coverage
San Francisco Chronicle

Trying to entice cost-weary employers to keep providing medical coverage to early retirees, the Obama administration is making $5 billion available until the safety net of the new health care law is in place.

Older baby boomers working for large companies — and looking to downshift to less-demanding employment_ could be the immediate beneficiaries.