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Solvency of Social Security

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  • It is a fundamental compact between the people and their government – and therefore it is dangerous to change because generations have come to count upon it. Still, are there ways to reduce the burden on future generations? Can there be an option for individual investment accounts? Should benefits be indexed to inflation? Should the retirement age be changed?

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     Public Agenda: Social Security

    Social Security is one of the most popular government programs in U.S. history. No consensus has emerged, either in Washington or among the public at large, on what approach the government should take to keep it solvent. The latest estimates show the fund able to pay its bills through 2024.
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