this January 7, 2015 Huff Post article talks about a rules that need to be followed by the federal government that include information that prevents congress from shifting money from Social Security Retirement Insurance fund to the Social Security Disability Insurance fund which could result in a cut in benefits to those currently receiving Social Security Disability. one estimate is a 20% cut, but it isn’t clear exactly what percentage will be cut.
- Social Security Solvency in Adopting Rules for the 114th Congress (tuxreports.com)
- Uh Oh, Republicans Are Trying to ‘Protect’ Social Security Again (takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com)
- Will rules involving Social Security Disability be tightening? (ankinlaw.com)
- Dems Decry Social Security Sneak Attack (huffingtonpost.com)
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