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  •  I thought about including that, Bluegrass50. (0+ / 0-)

    And there was actually an interesting discussion about that in another diary. This is a great succinct history of the SS wage cap:

    http://www.ssa.gov/...

    I think the medicare tax cap came off in the Clinton budget.

    If the cap were to increase to cover 90% of wages (from the 85% or so it is today), that would raise a lot.

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