Nick Buffie

Nick Buffie is a research assistant with the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

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"Despite all the handwringing about Social Security's finances, it would be quite easy to cover Social Security's future costs simply by raising taxes on the rich," the author writes. (Photo: AFGE/flickr/cc) Views
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Social Security and the 1 Percent
In February of last year, the Center for American Progress (CAP) released a report titled The Effect of Rising Inequality on Social Security . The report shows how the increase in economic inequality in the U.S. has led to deteriorating Social Security revenues, often to the tune of tens of...
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