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Link: GOP Moves To Destabilize Social Security For Disabled

Before their newly filled seats in Congress were even warm, Congressional Republicans effectively cut benefits to millions of disabled workers by the end of next year. In a feat of legislative sleight of hand, the GOP made the cuts a near certainty while maintaining deniability that they have done so. All of this was accomplished with a simple change of Congressional rules. No new legislation was passed, not even a cut in the budget.

The full Reverb Press article can be found at http://reverbpress.com/politics/gop-moves-destabilize-social-security-disabled/.

 

Copyright © Reverb  Press January 7th, 2015 | by Bob Rowan

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Link: Congress Seeks To Limit Transfers Between Social Security And Disability Funds

“A sweeping rules package the House approved at the start of the 114th Congress includes a provision that has set off a war of words about the future of Social Security and benefits for disabled workers.”

The article appears on Kaiser Health News and addresses House changes to Social Security and Disability benefits for Americans. The full article can be found at http://kaiserhealthnews.org/news/congress-seeks-to-limit-transfers-between-social-security-and-disability-funds/.

 

Copyright © Kaiser Health News 2015 |

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