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Currently, only earned income under $110,100 a year is subject
to the payroll tax that funds Social Security. There is no tax on
income above that cap.
Raising the Social Security payroll tax cap would strengthen the
The Senate on Wednesday March 14, voted 74 to 22 to pass a
two-year, $109-billion transportation funding bill. Sen. Bernie
Sanders said the badly-needed investment in roads and bridges also
will create good-paying constructi ...
About 40 years ago, when I lived in the tiny town of Stannard,
Vt., in the Northeast Kingdom, I saw a young man whose teeth were
rotting in his mouth. It was a sight I never forgot. I
also saw many adults in the ...
Sanders Letter to Obama on Shared Sacrifice
WASHINGTON, July 5 - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today delivered to
the White House a letter signed by more than 100,000 Americans
urging President Barack Obama to rely on r ...