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Congress oppresses stimulus check for Social Security beneficiaries

by Staff | December 9th, 2010

December 9, 2010

A proposal to grant Social Security beneficiaries a one-time payment of $250 was shut down by Congress.

According to the Los Angeles Times, the one-time payment would have gone to 54 millian Social Security recipients instead of them receiving an annual cost-of-living adjustment.

This is the second consecutive year that the cost-of-living adjustment has not been awarded to Social Security beneficiaries.

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What do you think about Congress not passing the proposal to give Social Security beneficiaries the one-time check? Do you think this is fair to Social Security beneficiaries?

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