Jeb Bush
Republican

Jeb Bush's policies onJobs & Economy

Change how Social Security checks are updated each year

Each year, the government updates the amounts of the Social Security checks they send to each senior. The annual update is based on growth in the overall American economy, but the government currently uses inaccurate data to calculate the changes. This proposal will use a more accurate measure of inflation called the chained consumer price index.

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