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Social Security #288444

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 01, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) National Commission on Social Security Reform's call for Congress passage of its rescue plan examined. [Chairperson Alan GREENSPAN - notes economy need for plan.] [Cmsn. exec. director Robert MYERS - hopes plan will provide permanent solution.] [Cmsn. member Joe WAGGONNER, JR. - believes commission's recommendations won't cure Soc. Sec. system.] Basis of system's financial problems explained; details outlined on screen. [Former Social Security official A. Haeworth ROBERTSON - thinks truth is being kept from public.] Medicare said thought to be bankrupt in 5-6 years
REPORTER: Jane Bryant Quinn

Reporter(s):
Quinn, Jane Bryant;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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