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  1. Peter Reagan: 4 Ways the Skyrocketing Budget Deficit Could Wreck Your RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... higher Medicare premiums that cut further into fixed retiree budgets. This would include eating up recent Social Security cost of living adjustments . And according to U.S. News , "Treasuries may no longer be [as] risk-free" as they have been in the ...

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  2. Assessor's answers just pass the buckRead the original story

    28 min ago | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Bill Coons, in playing the "pass the buck card" in his reply to my letter, speaks untold volumes about his desperation. That's right, he did say he wasn't old enough for social security.

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  3. Universal Credit sees people seeking rent arrears advice up by 47% - reportRead the original story

    57 min ago | Scotsman.com

    The roll-out of Universal Credit has contributed to the number of people seeking advice over rent arrears rising by more than 45% in five years The roll-out of Universal Credit has contributed to the number of people seeking advice over rent arrears rising by more than 45% in five years, according to a new report. Citizens Advice Scotland published the paper on Thursday, which notes the increase covers the period in which the social security changes have been introduced.

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  4. Government defeats bid to force ministers to publish analysis of Universal Credit impactRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wirral Globe

    ... an Opposition Day debate in the Commons, Ms Greenwood said: "Universal Credit, the Government's flagship social security programme, has been beset with flaws in its design and delivery. "It is hard to believe now, but UC was designed to lift people ...

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  5. We're So Screwed When the Bubble Bursts: New at ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Democratic presidential nominee Al Gore wanted to put those savings in a "lock box" in order to shore up Social Security in advance of the long-awaited stress test of the baby boom generation retiring. George W. Bush preferred tax cuts, but also ...

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  6. Slanting the issues is easy for DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... get suckered in by the feel-good title! Editor: With taxes off the page, critical programs like Medicare and Social Security under attack, and the dysfunction in Washington at an all-time high, it is more critical than ever that we send problem ...

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  7. Krishnamoorthi, Diganvker discuss their bipartisan appealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... in Washington. They want me to pursue bipartisanship." While assisting constituents with immigration needs, Social Security issues and veterans services, as well as providing Capitol tours, his office asks none about their party affiliation. "I ...

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  8. Local elections officials deserve a hand for protecting our voting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Georgians were frozen recently because information on their applications didn't exactly match information in Social Security and motor vehicle records. And by exactly, we mean just that - even a misplaced hyphen, dot or dash during data entry can ...

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  9. Billionaire fascists are coming for your Social Security and MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salon

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  10. The letter from the Ayrshire dad who refused to fightRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... She added: " People might say 'Gosh, I never thought about it. I never thought about a mother, without any social security or anything to help feed this child, had to bring up their child and a child had to be without her father because of something ...

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  11. The Austerity Hawks Are Coming for Social Security, Medicare, and MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... try to talk around the issue--for obvious reasons--McConnell admits that "we're talking about Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid." A substantial portion of the blame for these deficits is on him. According to a new analysis from the Committee ...

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  12. Voters told the wrong choice on Nov. 6 could be hazardous to their healthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... him by calling Stormy Daniels "Horseface"? But other issues are perennials - health insurance, Medicare and Social Security - and are a big part of the parties' conversation with 2018 voters. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday ...

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  13. Fact Check of the Day: Trump's Inaccurate Claims From His A.P. InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... promised: huge tax cuts, more spending on defense, and a refusal to address our pressing problems in Social Security and Medicare," Ms. MacGuineas said. "Things will look even worse next year." "And Michael Cohen was a P.R. person who did small ...

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  14. The Price Of Tax Cuts And Spending HikesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TaxVox

    ... borrowing costs for business and wipe out the benefits of the TCJA's investment incentives. Except for Social Security, Medicare, defense, and Medicaid, the federal government spends more money on interest on the debt than on any other programs. And ...

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  15. Reader Opinion: GOP fact checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Dispatch article Monday regarding fact-checking the GOP and their desire to cut Social Security and Medicare was of great interest to me. Historically, Republicans fought tooth and nail against enacting Social Security and Medicare.

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  16. In a surprise, Trump to ask for 2020 cuts in defense, domestic spending Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox 23

    ... in the Congress were making more noise about cuts in entitlement programs like Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security. "Let's just recognize we're doing this to pay for tax cuts for big businesses and the wealthiest Americans," said Sen. Mark ...

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  17. Trump Blames Hurricanes for Growing Budget Deficit. Entitlements Are the Real Problem.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... to have a $1 trillion deficit by the end of next year. The deficit is being driven by entitlements. Social Security and Medicare are on pace to run a $100 trillion deficit over the next 30 years, according to Congressional Budget Office projections, ...

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  18. Mark Drought: We?re all a bunch of socialistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Especially within the Baby Boomer demographic, few Americans are eager to relinquish their Medicare or the Social Security benefits they've paid into for most of their lives. Anyone who's ever been laid off is grateful for the socialist unemployment ...

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  19. Kentucky's AG warns of scammers as Election Day nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... be employees of TurboVote, a legitimate voter registration service. Those scammers were asking for voters' Social Security numbers as well as driver's license numbers. Kentuckians can also report election irregularities to Beshear's office by ...

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  20. Work-from-home bill 'one step closer' to becoming a law: solonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | ABS-CBN News

    ... standards set by law including that for health and safety of workers, schedule and workloads, work hours and social security." Once enacted into law, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is expected to come up with guidelines that will ...

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