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Fact Sheet: Medicare, Social Security Financial Status

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Washington, March 25, 2008 | comments
Medicare and Social Security continue to face a mounting, and increasingly urgent, financial crisis that threatens the stability of both the Federal budget and the U.S. economy, according to the annual reports released today by Trustees for each of the programs. The Medicare report also issues a third consecutive warning about the amount of funding the program is drawing from resources other than its dedicated revenue.

Read the full report here.
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