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Social Security Commentary

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Social Security Commentary

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Commentator Russell Roberts says it's time for politicians to provide the straight story on Social Security. The Treasury Department spends Social Security revenue as soon as it's in the door, and there are no funds being set aside to provide for the next generation of retirees.

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