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Have you seen this? I suppose this will be the next wave of PR in the papers. Here is part, the rest is at the link.
4/12/99 -- 9:03 PM
Federal Reserve Y2K-OK, GAO reports
NEW YORK (AP) - The Federal Reserve Board's computers should be fine when Jan. 1, 2000, rolls around, according to a report released by the General Accounting Office on Monday.
Sounding unusually optimistic, Sen. Robert Bennett, R-Utah, chairman of the Senate Special Committee on the Year 2000 Technology Problem, said he was confident the Fed was ready for Y2K. (snip)
-- Deborah (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 12, 1999
Thanks, but that link is now outdated.
tr y this one
Headlines are misleading, read the fine print:
"But the Fed still has a way to go, the report continued, "before it is fully ready, ... such as completing validation and implementation of its internal systems and completing its contingency plans."
Just more of the same old B.S. spin. The guys that write these reports could have a prolific career in Used Car Sales.
-- @ (@@@.@), April 13, 1999.