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Old 11-14-2012, 04:50 PM   #35
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Default Re: The Fiscal Cliff

Originally Posted by Math2
And that's why Medicare and SS need to be abolished.

Medicare and SS were created because there was a massive problem of poverty in older age groups in America. I think the current estimate is that SS keeps 35-40% of the 65+ year old American population out of poverty.
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