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Social Security: A Brief Overview

This fact sheet by Mikki D. Waid of the AARP Public Policy Institute presents an overview of the Social Security’s program. This fact sheet presents important information regarding the purpose of Social Security, the key features of the program, the Social Security Trust Funds, and the program’s financial outlook.