Social Security Facts

Nearly 65 million people rely on Social Security for guaranteed retirement, disability, and survivors’ benefits. Americans earn these benefits with each paycheck during a lifetime of hard work.

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We Must Expand Social Security

The average monthly Social Security benefit for a retired worker is only $1,543.

If the wealthy paid their fair share into the system, we could increase benefits and strengthen the system for future generations.

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