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Larson, Bronin Urge Extension of Child Tax Credit

Larson, Bronin Urge Extension of Child Tax Credit

Originally published by CT News Junkie — With President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better legislation halted in the U.S. Senate, Connecticut Democrats hoped to drum up support Monday by highlighting the bill’s …

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“Congressman John Larson announces intentions to seek 13th term”

“Congressman John Larson announces intentions to seek 13th term”

Originally published by Hartford Business Journal– Longtime Congressman John Larson, D-1st District, announced Friday morning his intentions to run for a 13th term. Larson, 73, sits on the influential House Ways and …

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Larson Announces Reelection Campaign

Larson Announces Reelection Campaign

East Hartford, CT – Today, Congressman John B. Larson (D-CT-01) released the following statement announcing his candidacy for reelection: “As we face a global pandemic that has increased our worries about the …

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Democrats should make Social Security a top issue in the midterms — here’s how and why

Democrats should make Social Security a top issue in the midterms — here’s how and why

Originally published by The Hill– The nation is facing a retirement income crisis. Social Security is unquestionably the nation’s most important source of retirement income. But the last time Congress expanded Social Security was …

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Can Congressman John Larson Save Social Security?

Can Congressman John Larson Save Social Security?

Originally published by The National Interest– For the last several years, Democratic Congressman John Larson (D-CT) has been on a quest to save Social Security. Called Social Security 2100, the plan has …

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This is why Congress needs to act on Social Security — right now

This is why Congress needs to act on Social Security — right now

Originally published by Market Watch– The pandemic placed the spotlight on the importance of Social Security and what it means to older Americans, who were among the hardest hit these last 21 …

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‘The time for procrastination is over.’ How one Democratic lawmaker wants to fix Social Security

‘The time for procrastination is over.’ How one Democratic lawmaker wants to fix Social Security

Originally published by CNBC– It has been 39 years since Congress has taken action to change Social Security. Some House Democrats are hoping to change that with a bill to improve benefits …

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Goodwin University opens OASIS center for student veterans

Goodwin University opens OASIS center for student veterans

Originally published by The Hartford Courant– Goodwin University, the unique and fast-growing East Hartford school known for its innovative approach and non-traditional student body, has opened a new on-campus resource center dedicated …

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Congress has a new plan to fix Social Security. How it would change benefits

Congress has a new plan to fix Social Security. How it would change benefits

Originally published by CNBC– House Democrats are reintroducing a Social Security reform bill popular with their party. This time, it features some changes aimed at attracting more support from Republicans. The bill, …

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Congressman Larson discusses social security bill

Congressman Larson discusses social security bill

(WFSB) – On Sunday morning, CT ’21’s Eric Parker is talking about social security. Most people pay into it, but will we get what we expect out of it when it’s time …

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Bill in Congress Would Change How Social Security Works

Bill in Congress Would Change How Social Security Works

Originally published by The National Interest– Social Security has been in the news a lot in recent months. First, the Social Security Administration released a report stating that the main trust fund …

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This Proposal on Capitol Hill Could Impact Your Social Security (And Your Paycheck)

This Proposal on Capitol Hill Could Impact Your Social Security (And Your Paycheck)

Originally published by Yahoo Finance– Big changes to Social Security could be coming. A new proposal from U.S. Rep. John Larson (D-Conn.) calls for a benefit bump for current and new Social Security beneficiaries, …

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