When Was The Last Time We Made A Major Change To Social Security?

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Here's your holiday-themed fact about Social Security! Can you believe it's been this long since we made a major change to the program?

Here at Free the Facts, we talk about Social Security reform a lot. But did you know it's been decades since any major reforms were actually made to the program? Check it out:

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