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Old 05-14-2019, 11:47 AM
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Originally Posted by bizerta View Post
The SS system is a forced retirement system. It's not a tax, per se. None of the money goes for highways, defense, or education.
In theory. In reality, Congress borrowed virtually all of the Social Security trust fund to pay for everything else, with no plan to pay it back. If the Social Security trust fund had not been raided, it would not be going broke.