Kathleen Romig and Arloc Sherman of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities write that Social Security benefits lift 22 million Americans out of poverty, a figure that has fueled news stories around the country. Both are solid researchers and, in Kathleen’s case, a friend from back when we both worked at SSA. I don’t disagree that Social Security reduces poverty…

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