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Social Security storm clouds

January 23, 2007

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FEDERAL RESERVE chairman Ben Bernanke is right that last year's comparatively modest budget deficit was the "calm before the storm" of rising Medicare and Social Security costs. What he didn't say, however, is that taxes need to be raised before Congress considers any benefit reductions. (Full article: 456 words)

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