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Bush Security Payroll Plan Stirs Waters

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Bush Security Payroll Plan Stirs Waters

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Bush Security Payroll Plan Stirs Waters

Bush Security Payroll Plan Stirs Waters

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President Bush has proposed a plan for Social Security that allows individuals to place certain payroll taxes in private investment accounts. Senior News Analyst NPR's Daniel Schorr explains that the idea is somewhat controversial, even within the ranks of the president's own party.