Strengthening Social Security Act http://wesa.fm en Doyle Supports Bill To Strengthen Social Security http://wesa.fm/post/doyle-supports-bill-strengthen-social-security <p>About one in five senior citizens in the U.S. relies on Social Security as the sole source of income and proposed funding cuts could put them in danger.</p><p>Congressman Mike Doyle (D-PA-14) announced today his support of the Strengthening Social Security Act, which would increase benefits by about $70 a month.</p><p>The bill, introduced in September by California Congresswoman Linda Sanchez, would increase Cost of Live Adjustments (COLA) and extend the Social Security trust fund by slowly eliminating the payroll tax cap.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:20:30 +0000 Michael Lynch 20959 at http://wesa.fm