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  •  Social Security is already Means Tested BUT (0+ / 0-)
    why do you think they are advocating this?

    Clue:  Highest earners pay in the most to Social Security.  Social Security is already means tested but high earners still pay into the system.  If additional means testing is instituted, these high earner will not have to pay into Social Security.  Actually, it would makes the present means testing moot.

    Read this:

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    One thing they could change for individuals/couples who are taxed on their Social Security is for the amount to go directly back into the Social Security Trust fund.

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