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  •  I understood that the increase to 68 (0+ / 0-)

    was already in the SS plan. If you are born after 1960 then the ratios are calculated differently from

    That application of retirement at 62 for 20% of the workforce is understood by Bowles and Simpson to apply 50% to manual labor jobs -- which means that 10% are normal disabilities and 10% are for manual jobs where age is a controlling factor.

    I do know a man in Jersey City who is still moving furniture in his 80's. Obviously he is 1-in-a-1,000.

    We'll see how this goes.

    I do expect this segregation for manual jobs to get into the code.

    Financial criminals + Angry White Males + Personality Disorder dreamers + KKKwannabes + George Will =EQ= The GOPer Base (-4.38,-3.74)

    by vets74 on Thu May 12, 2011 at 01:11:49 PM PDT

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