New proposal would improve Social Security’s finances and modestly enhance benefits

New proposal would improve Social Security’s finances and modestly enhance benefits
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Rep. Al Lawson (D-FL) recently proposed a piece of Social Security legislation, which has been scored by SSA’s Office of the Chief Actuary. The Lawson proposal is the second major Social Security bill in a month. As a reminder, the Social Security actuaries project a program deficit over the next 75 years of 3.54% of taxable payrolls.

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