Social Security Turns 83, Faces Uncertain Future

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Heard On The Morning Show
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Social Security is turning 83 years old, but a poll released earlier this year shows that many Americans may not be in the mood to celebrate. People of all ages question the program’s long-term viability. An economics expert breaks down the program as we examine its past, present and uncertain future.

Episode Credits

  • Carrie Kaufman Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Kealey Bultena Producer
  • Laura Pavin Producer
  • Laurence Kotlikoff Guest

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