Medicare, Social Security Face Shaky Fiscal Futures
  • 22 April 2019
If Congress doesn't act, both programs would eventually be unable to cover the full cost...
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Did All Democrats Vote Against a 2.8 Percent Social Security COLA Increase?
  • 18 October 2018
Social Security cost of living allowances are established by formula and don't require Congressional approval.
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Social Security Checks Will Grow in 2019 as Inflation Rises
  • 11 October 2018
It's the biggest increase most retired baby boomers have gotten.
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Did 233 Representatives Vote to ‘Steal’ Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus?
  • 25 June 2018
Claims that lawmakers voted to spend a Social Security surplus to pay off government debt...
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Did Senator Tom Cotton Call for Drug Testing for Social Security Recipients?
  • 24 January 2018
The Arkansas Republican has supported drug screening for welfare programs, but never for Social Security.
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Social Security ‘Fun Facts’
  • 7 July 2017
In which we check into some "fun facts" about Social Security from a Facebook meme...
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Did Ayn Rand Receive Social Security Benefits?
  • 23 June 2017
The "Atlas Shrugged" author called government handouts "immoral," but there is evidence that she accepted...
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Social Security Recipients Barred from Owning Guns?
  • 30 November 2016
A 2016 Social Security Administration rule would extend gun background check reporting to some Social...
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Social Security Numbers Assigned by Race
  • 11 April 1999
Rumor claims the U.S. government assigns Social Security numbers on the basis of race, a...
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Did Donald Trump Say He Will Cut Social Security?
  • 10 December 2016
The unveiling of a Republican plan to "permanently save Social Security" by cutting some benefits...
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Michelle Fields on Social Security
  • 1 June 2016
In a discussion of Social Security, Fox News contributor Michelle Fields opined that "we shouldn't...
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