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Don’t Let Politicians ‘Chain’ Your Social Security Benefits

Using the  chained CPI for Social Security would cut benefits by$230 billion over 10 years.

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Obama seeks deal, proposes cuts to Social Security

WASHINGTON — Seeking an elusive middle ground, President Barack Obama is proposing a 2014 budget that embraces tax increases abhorred by Republicans as well as reductions, loathed by liberals, in the growth of Social Security and other benefit programs. The plan, if ever enacted, could touch almost all Americans. The rich would see tax increases, […]

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