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Social Security Fairness Act Gains 60 Co-Sponsors 

The Social Security Fairness Act, which would repeal two federal provisions that cut public employees’ Social Security benefits, has reached a new milestone with 60 co-sponsors in the U.S. Senate, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), the bill’s author, announced this week.  “Social Security is a bedrock of our middle class,” Brown said in his opening statement at a hearing on the...

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