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Saving Social Security: Why New Proposals Are Drawing Fire

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Thu, 25 Apr 2013

On April 10, President Barack Obama released his $1.8 trillion budget proposal for fiscal 2014, which included a controversial — but not altogether surprising — plan to change how Social Security benefits are calculated. Rather than using the Consumer Price Index (CPI) to calculate cost-of-living a

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