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    Social Security Benefit Payments

    Stephen Ohlemacher talked about the decision to forgo Social Security benefit increases in 2016, the price tag for taxpayers for cost of living adjustments, and the implications for recipients. This program was part of…

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    Social Security Disability Insurance Shortfall

    Stephen Ohlemacher talked about President Obama’s proposal to shift $330 billion from the Social Security retirement trust fund to avert a shortfall in the agency’s disability insurance program. This program was part of…

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    Social Security Computing Cost Overruns

    Stephen Ohlemacher talked about the Social Security Administration’s $300 million Disability Case Processing System. The system was designed to track disability payments and improve the payments process, but after six…

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    Social Security and the Fiscal Cliff

    Stephen Ohlemacher talked about Social Security and its role in negotiations to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included cost of living adjustments (COLA), the funding…

    1,734 views
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    Newsmakers with Douglas Shulman

    Douglas Shulman, director of Internal Revenue Service (IRS), talked about the plan for the tax season, future changes such as new regulation of tax preparers, and a recent report from the…

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    Economic Stimulus Package

    Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles Rangel talked by remote video from New York City about the stimulus bill being considered by Congress, how the stimulus would be financed, and how…

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