High dependency on Social Security means Congress must act soon
You’ll get little argument from America’s seniors that Social Security is one of the most important programs in the country; one that is preventing many older folks from falling into poverty. Why then, with so many so dependent on the program, doesn’t Congress act to fix the program’s ills, avoid draining the Trust Fund, and prevent the benefit cuts that will occur in about 17 years if nothing is done. As this Sean Williams article at Yahoo! Finance explains, so many seniors rely on their Social Security benefits to exist that it’s time for Congress to stop kicking the can down the road and act.
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Click here to read the Yahoo! Finance article by Sean Williams.