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"Social Security payments for retired workers average $1,237 a month, or about $14,800 a year." For many people, Social Security is the only income they have. To these people a $252 increase is meaningful. I think your remark is condescending and insensitive and echoes Romney’s “47 percent of Americans are government freeloaders who see themselves as victims” comment.

I could care less what you think.
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