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  1. The Trump Election Commission Exists Solely to Justify a Trump LieRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Common Dreams

    ... The commission issued a sweeping request to the states for data that included everything from voters' Social Security numbers, military status and party affiliation to information on felony convictions. Trump purported to be pleased because "more ...

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  2. Inspector general issues warning to be aware fraudulent phone scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Countywide

    The Office of Inspector General would like to alert everyone to fraudulent automated calls being made to citizens in Texas and elsewhere by individuals posing as being with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General's Office. The caller states "your Social Security number has been flagged for fraud" and requests an immediate call back to 512-937-2871.

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  3. Grandson sold refrigerator for drugs, grandma saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    ... of unpaid bills, she said the family had no steady stream of income other than her pension payments and Social Security checks. Alben does not have a working land-line telephone because the phone company disconnected her service. Her home has a ...

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  4. Security breach at Keller Williams compromises associate informationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inman News

    Keller Williams said that the breach potentially compromised current and former associates' information, including first and last name, addresses, Social Security number and Keller Williams usernames and password. How long should a franchisor hold onto an agent's personal information after that agent has left the franchisor for different pastures? That's a question many former Keller Williams agents are asking themselves after they received notice last week that a "security incident involving the personal information of some of current and former associates" could have compromised their personal information.

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  5. The Case For and Against Cutting Social Security BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Most Americans have one goal in mind: to cross the retirement "finish line" comfortably, and on their own terms. But for many, the only way this is going to happen is with a lot of help from Social Security.

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  6. Trump's election commission lacks integrityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... The commission issued a sweeping request to the states for data that included everything from voters' Social Security numbers, military status, and party affiliation to information on felony convictions. Trump purported to be pleased because "more ...

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  7. Start of 'over-the-counter' and 'leftover' hunting license sales brings excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lamar Daily News

    ... should be prepared before they arrive. This will help the process run as efficiently as possible. Your social security number (anyone 12 years of age and older are required to give their social security number, if not already on file), If purchasing ...

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  8. Letter: How Republicans see thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The best way to motivate poor people is to take money and benefits away from them. Cutting welfare, Medicaid, Social Security, etc.

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  9. A Review Of The Dividend House Portfolio: Time For A House InspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... on our dividends and rental income to meet expenses. After my husband turns 70 and I turn 62, we plan to add Social Security to our income streams. Our goal for our retirement portfolio is to generate enough income to enjoy the lifestyle we desire ...

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  10. Shrinking government takes courageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bladen Journal

    ... specific. They exhibit higher levels of support for particular functions of government, such as education or Social Security, even as they disdain government's overall size and expense. This isn't inherently irrational. You can believe that, say, ...

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  11. 6 Things People Buy On The Dark Net MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... many have been cancelled. Users can by anything from fake driver's licenses to fake passports and even fake social security cards. These IDs can cost buyers thousands of dollars. Instead of paying thousands of dollars attending college, buyers can ...

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  12. 5 Technologies Older Americans Have EmbracedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... with vision impairment. Direct deposit. Many retirees have been encouraged to use direct deposit by the Social Security Administration. Social Security beneficiaries have been required to receive their payments by direct deposit or another ...

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  13. House GOP's Budget Battle Is Doomed to Be a Repeat of Health Care PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... go to corporations and the top brackets. Mandatory social spending (also called "entitlements") includes Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. This is the largest portion of federal government spending - about 62 percent. This would be knocked ...

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  14. 5 Social Security myths, debunkedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    It's time to set the record straight. Millions of American retirees and future retirees depend on, or will depend on, income from Social Security to help provide a financially comfortable retirement, but there's so much misinformation out there about the program.

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  15. Democrats: Our plan for a better dealRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... or four jobs just to pay rent. And we will keep our promise to millions of workers who earned a pension, Social Security and Medicare so they can retire with dignity. Second, we will lower the crippling cost of prescription drugs and the cost of an ...

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  16. COMMENTARY: How health care controls usRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    ... in perspective, federal health spending last year was twice defense spending ($593 billion) and exceeded Social Security outlays ($916 billion) by a comfortable margin. The total will grow, because 76 million baby boomers are retiring, and as ...

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  17. The Attempted Theft of MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Time Goes By

    ... poor." Ryan's plan would privatize Medicare, as noted on the website of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (NCPSSM): "Undermining Medicare has been a long-held dream of fiscal conservatives. Their 'premium support' ...

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  18. At War With OurselvesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Glittering Eye

    ... care than would otherwise be the case. We need a better allocation of burdens: higher eligibility ages for Social Security and Medicare; lower subsidies for affluent recipients; tougher restrictions on spending. But this future is impossible without ...

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  19. 3 Smart Medicare MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... be worrisome, but there's a helpful loophole: If you're among the many Americans who are already receiving Social Security benefits by the time they reach age 65, you should be enrolled in Medicare automatically. You might also avoid the ...

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  20. Strengthening support for undocumented dreamersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | University Business

    ... Brunswick and Newark began hosting similar fairs in 2015. Topics included how to apply for college without a social security number, how to navigate the path to citizenship, and how to be considered for school aid if federal is not available. In ...

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