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AARP, Rock the Vote Fight Bush Social Security Plan

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AARP, Rock the Vote Fight Bush Social Security Plan

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AARP, Rock the Vote Fight Bush Social Security Plan

AARP, Rock the Vote Fight Bush Social Security Plan

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The American Association of Retired Persons is lobbying against President Bush's proposal to allow people to put a portion of their Social Security savings into private accounts. The powerful senior citizens group has found an improbable ally in their fight — Rock the Vote, the youth get-out-the-vote organization promoted by MTV.