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  •  or, if we just raise the cap a little now, we can (6+ / 0-)

    get over the boomer bump. rather than raising the rate on everyone, raise the cap so the little bit better off pay a little bit more.

    also, we do need to restore the 6.2 from the current 4.2 which was a holiday.

    If you took the greed out of Wall Street all you’d have left is pavement ~Robert Reich

    by k8dd8d on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 09:50:03 AM PST

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    •  The cap needs to go up anyway, to capture the (3+ / 0-)
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      traditional 90% of wages.

      We do need to end the payroll tax holiday; not because it places a burden on SS, but because it places a burden on general revenues, and weakens SS rhetorically.

      Non enim propter gloriam, diuicias aut honores pugnamus set propter libertatem solummodo quam Nemo bonus nisi simul cum vita amittit. -Declaration of Arbroath

      by Robobagpiper on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 10:01:47 AM PST

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