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Republicans Sneakily Cause cut in Social Security Benefits for the Disabled

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Zaac, Jan 13, 2015.

  1. Zaac

    Zaac Well-Known Member

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    http://news.yahoo.com/little-recour...security-rule-change-233948421--business.html
     
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    The disability program is rife with fraud and stealing money from social security.

    It needs fixing. Badly.

    I personally know 2 able bodied individuals receiving disability benefits.

    It's good to see someone finally has the guts to address it.
     
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    Agreed reform is needed, but the technique of denying funding for everyone is the wrong way to address the problem.
     
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    Got everyone's attention, didn't it?

    Funding was denied for no one. But there would be about a 20% decrease in benefits.

    Seems to me to provide an increased motivation to fix it. History proves that nothing will be done if full funding continues.
     
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