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Congress Approaches ‘Third Rail’ of American Politics With Talk of Social Security Changes

Conservatives in the House who want a balanced budget, or at least to trim federal spending, have been eyeing major entitlement programs like Social Security as part of their efforts.

The Capitol at Washington, December 14, 2022.

The Capitol at Washington, December 14, 2022. AP/J. Scott Applewhite, file

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Mr. Norvell is Washington Editor of The New York Sun.

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