Jeb Bush
Republican

Jeb Bush's policies onJobs & Economy

Slow the growth of costs over time by adjusting benefits for wealthier seniors

Under current law, the government determines the amount of a worker’s Social Security check through a complicated formula based on the worker’s average earnings. This proposal will change that formula so that wealthier workers, who can afford to save for retirement on their own during their careers, get smaller checks from Social Security during retirement.

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