The History of Social Security

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The History of Social Security

The history of Social Security is the story of one of the most successful social programs in American history. Social Security benefits provides most of the elderly with their major source of income. For 20%, Social Security is their only source of income. It also supports children who have lost a parent and provides most workers with their only source of long-term disability income.



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