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Social Security: Cost-of-Living Adjustments

Categories: Retirement/Social Security,Welfare/Social Services

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/94-803.pdf

Reviews the history of adjustments to the Social Security benefit , the current measure that is used to determine whether an adjustment is justified, and what other adjustments to Social Security programs are made.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists