Rich and Co.

DC Stakeholders are Bystanders as National Media Bullies DC System

Simply, no one is willing to speak-up, stand-up and show-up for the DC system.

Below is a link to just the latest “drive by” demonizing article short on data and very long on dramatic accusations and innuendo.  ”Crying wolf” is always a great way to get and keep attention.  The truth is the first victim.

There are also very strong and well-funded anti-DC forces working behind the scenes.  And they are clearly winning the battles for the hearts and minds of editors, producers, the public and policy makers.

This editorial policy is a symptom, however.  The problem is the complete absence of balanced reporting, evidence and basic fact-checking from DC system stakeholders — all of us, not just providers.  We are discussing this on Linked In groups.

Forbes Blog – “GAO Slams 401(k) Plans for Conflicts of Interest

The nation’s 401(k) retirement plans are riddled with conflicts of interest that are causing financial damage to tens of millions of savers,”


Written by Rich and Co.

February 28, 2011 at 6:14 pm

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