Government Pension Offset

Sun shines on the U.S. Capitol dome in Washington, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022. A divided Congress gave final approval Friday to Democrats' flagship climate and health care bill. The House used a party-line 220-207 vote to pass the legislation. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

House heightens calls to change feds’ Social Security benefits, workplace safety plans

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Bill to end Social Security’s ‘evil twins’ that cut benefits teed up for House floor vote

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War on Social Security’s WEP/Offset rule: No end in sight!

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Inflation corrodes everything, including your old age

That 2.7 percent raise doesn’t look like so much with prices on the rise. Inflation is scariest for retirees.

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JOLIET, ILLINOIS / UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 1, 2015: One may apply for social security disability, retirement, and survivor benefits at the Social Security Administration Building in Joliet.

Would you take a temporary repeal of Social Security’s ‘evil twins?’

Recent legislation would get rid of the Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) and Government Pension Offset (GPO), but the repeal would be temporary. Federal…

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Closeup detail of several Social Security Cards representing finances and retirement

Time to retire Social Security’s ‘evil twins?’

If the 2022 mid-term elections are as energized as some experts predict, it could produce a Congress that might repeal or modify two 1980s laws.

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