Topic: Social Security Administration
AARP may have changed its position on Social Security cuts. But how much is the shortfall, anyway?
06/19/2011 02:30 pm
Social Security payments were made to seniors in 2009, federal investigator says. One in 10 Social Security payments to very poor were improper.
06/15/2011 01:13 am
If minimum wage were eliminated, the only jobs that would be affected would be ones that overpay unskilled workers
05/24/2011 04:45 pm
Social Security and Medicare aren't funded by the spending bill tied up in the government-shutdown showdown, meaning that they would be affected only at the margins.
04/08/2011 10:20 am
Medicare price increases could wipe out any gain from a Social Security cost-of-living-adjustment next year for three-quarters of Medicare beneficiaries, estimates AARP.
03/28/2011 03:57 pm
Baby names: The same values that pushed adventurous individuals into new territories as our country was being populated may still show up in the names their descendants give to babies, a new study finds.
02/25/2011 11:37 am
Here’s what to expect if Republicans and Democrats in Congress don't reconcile their differences on spending for the last half of this fiscal year ... and a government shutdown ensues.
02/23/2011 03:19 pm
Social Security freeze means recipients won't get a cost-of-living adjustment for the second year in a row. But House Speaker Pelosi is pushing for a $250 payment.
10/15/2010 01:58 pm
Social Security recipients will go a second year without any increase in benefits. This year was the first without an increase since automatic adjustments for inflation started in 1975.
10/12/2010 02:03 pm
Latinos are 19 percent of California voters. The flap over Nicky Diaz Santillan, GOP gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman's former housekeeper, could make a difference in how they vote.
10/02/2010 03:15 pm