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Social Security fixable; changes politically tough

Social Security fixable; changes politically tough WASHINGTON (AP) – Despite Social Security’s long-term problems, the massive retirement and disability program could be preserved for generations to come with modest but politically difficult changes to benefits or taxes, or a combination … Continue reading

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Northeast states cut heating aid to poor

Northeast states cut heating aid to poor WASHINGTON (AP) – Mary Power is 92 and worried about surviving another frigid New England winter because deep cuts in federal home heating assistance benefits mean she probably can’t afford enough heating oil … Continue reading

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