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  •  I know that is one option from CBO reports (2+ / 0-)
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    VClib, ColoTim

    and doing that, lifting the tax cap and the benefit cap, results in major long term improvements in projected Social Security Solvency.

    It is the option I advocate whenever the discussion occurs.

    "All things are not equally true. It is time to face reality." -Al Gore

    by Geek of all trades on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 01:12:30 PM PDT

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    •  fix the economy leave SS alone (0+ / 0-)

      except for adjusting the income cap to the 90th percentile.

      I've read every Trustees report since 2005... try it you;ll like it.

      FDR 9-23-33, "If we cannot do this one way, we will do it another way. But do it we will.

      by Roger Fox on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 01:43:22 PM PDT

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