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dkofos Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-23-09 03:37 PM
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14. That's just taking the easy way out.
It also happens to be the only way out.
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  -The Social Security Fix - so simple and yet so difficult ThomWV  Feb-23-09 01:01 PM   #0 
  - Create a doughnut hole so SS taxes kick in again after a million.  Skink   Feb-23-09 01:10 PM   #1 
  - Why? What purpose would the 'donut hole' serve?  ThomWV   Feb-23-09 01:11 PM   #2 
  - It's a little more complicated than that  Warpy   Feb-23-09 01:13 PM   #3 
  - If it is out of congresses hands who manages it?  Skink   Feb-23-09 01:22 PM   #4 
     - Social Security  Warpy   Feb-23-09 01:25 PM   #6 
        - If I'm not mistaken - and you know more about this than I do ...  ThomWV   Feb-23-09 02:11 PM   #12 
  - I'd like to see this change in conjunction with a lockbox.  closeupready   Feb-23-09 01:23 PM   #5 
  - If it was restored as a payment for 'retired seniors', as it was...  dmosh42   Feb-23-09 01:37 PM   #8 
     - Legislative History of Disability Program under Soc. Sec.. '35 - '74  pinto   Feb-23-09 01:52 PM   #9 
  - If the cap were removed, the tax itself could be powered, or alternatively,  Greyhound   Feb-23-09 01:29 PM   #7 
  - You're exactly right. It's an obvious, easy fix.  Vinca   Feb-23-09 01:54 PM   #10 
  - "There is always a well-known solution to every human problem -- neat, plausible, and wrong."  TahitiNut   Feb-23-09 02:10 PM   #11 
  - Hey for now I'd settle for this eensie weenie teenie tiny bit of change  truedelphi   Feb-23-09 04:47 PM   #15 
  - Yeah, and when the retired CEO draws $500,000 a year in SS, you'll piss and moan about that, too.  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-23-09 03:24 PM   #13 
  - That's just taking the easy way out.  dkofos   Feb-23-09 03:37 PM   #14 

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