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5 Reasons Why the Chained CPI Benefit Cuts Would Unfairly Hurt Veterans

Some in Washington are pushing a budget proposal that, by cutting benefits, would unfairly hurt retired and disabled veterans. Called the "chained CPI," the proposal would change the yearly cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for veterans and Social Security benefits. Veterans' benefits would be $19 billion less over 10 years; Social Security benefits would be $127 billion less. … Back to Article

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