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Social Security Reform: Current Issues and Legislation

Description: This report discusses The Social Security reform, which is an issue of interest to policy makers that arises in various contexts, from improving retirement security to reducing federal budget deficits. The report looks at the Social Security debate, Social Security future projections, and public opinion on Social Security reform. It also looks at past reform measures, from the 109th-112th Congress, none of which received congressional action.
Date: January 15, 2014
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Inflation-Indexing Elements in Federal Entitlement Programs

Description: This report identifies key indexing elements in major federal entitlement programs under current law and presents the information in a summary table. The report provides a brief description of the measures of consumer price change used to index various elements of these programs under current law, as well as the alternative measure of consumer price change (the Chained CPI-U) that has been proposed for computing Social Security cost-of-living-adjustments (COLAs) and making inflation adjustments to other federal programs.
Date: April 24, 2013
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Primer

Description: Report that provides an overview of Social Security financing and benefits under current law.
Date: June 17, 2013
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform: Current Issues and Legislation

Description: Report that looks at the Social Security debate, Social Security future projections, and public opinion on Social Security reform. It also looks at past reform measures, from the 109th-112th Congress, none of which received congressional action.
Date: November 28, 2012
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security: Report of the President's Commission to Strengthen Social Security

Description: This report describes the Commission’s three reform plans. The first plan would make no other changes to the program. The second plan would slow the growth of Social Security through one major provision that would index initial benefits to prices rather than wages. The third plan would slow future program growth through a variety of measures.
Date: December 21, 2001
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform

Description: This report examines the debate over the future of the Social Security system. It includes discussion of recent developments; background and analysis with information about the basic debate, specific area of contention, reform initiatives; and relevant legislation.
Date: December 9, 2004
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform

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Date: October 27, 2004
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform

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Date: September 20, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
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Social Security Reform

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Date: July 27, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
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Social Security Reform

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Date: June 22, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
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Social Security Reform

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Date: February 12, 2004
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform

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Date: May 24, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
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Social Security Reform

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Date: February 4, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
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Social Security Reform

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Date: March 23, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security Reform

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Date: April 21, 2005
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Social Security and Medicare Taxes and Premiums: Fact Sheet

Description: Financing for social security -- Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance -- and the Hospital Insurance part of Medicare is provided primarily by taxes levied on wages and net self-employment income. Financing for the Supplementary Medical Insurance portion of Medicare is provided by premiums from enrollees and payments from the government. This report describes these taxes and premiums.
Date: January 13, 2004
Creator: Nuschler, Dawn
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department