Tuesday, April 19, 2011 By Aaron Brown
The problems they find will have implications across the nation's economy. Recent pensioners affected by the rash of consolidations from bankruptcies in the last 10 years already feel the pinch. There will be even more at stake as companies and perhaps even governments seek to shed legacy costs over the next 20 years. Further, this remains a big political issue on the Iron Range, particularly around my neighborhood on the western Mesabi.