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Old 03-25-2010, 03:50 PM
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I'm not trying to defend Dubya's tax cuts but that did not affect the social security and medicare tax rates. The problems with SS and Medicare are mostly related to changing demographics - i.e., an aging population.

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Originally Posted by rb_248 View Post
You get SS if you have worked for 40 quarters (10 yrs) in the US. Don't know about medicare......but, all this becomes a moot point if SS becomes bankrupt and chances of that happening is high. Thanks to Dubya's tax cuts.
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