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This week at CBPP, we focused on Social Security, health, and the economy.

Chart of the Week – U.S. Social Security Benefits Are Lower Than in Many Other Peer Nations

A variety of news outlets featured CBPP’s work and experts this past week. Here are some of our highlights: 

Biden Policy to Keep Pressure on States Over Medicaid Renewals
Bloomberg Law
December 8, 2023

Social Security Clawbacks Hit a Million More People Than Agency Chief Told Congress 
KFF Health News 
December 6, 2023 

After SNAP recipient in D.C. overcharged, attorney general weighs in 
Washington Post 
December 6, 2023  

New report says state’s ‘tax-cutting spree’ endangers health care, education 
Nebraska Examiner 
December 4, 2023 

When You Call Social Security, Expect to Wait Even Longer 
New York Times 
December 2, 2023 

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