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  • Second $250 stimulus urged for 57 million

    Second $250 stimulus urged for 57 million

    October 26, 2009 By Beatrice Lumpkin

    President Obama has asked for a second $250 stimulus for 57 million people on Social Security, who will be hit by higher prescription drug premiums next year - another reason health care reform is needed.

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  • The Republican record on Social Security

    The Republican record on Social Security

    October 21, 2006 By AFL-CIO

    1935: Almost all Republicans in Congress oppose the creation of Social Security. 1939: 75 percent of Republicans in Senate try to kill legislation providing Social Security benefits to dependents and survivors as well as retired workers....

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