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Social Security Fairness Act of 2003 (H.R. 594/S. 349)
Effects most teachers' families/needs your support

Social Security Fairness Act is needed to rectify the
Government Pension Offset and Windfall Elimination
Provision. If you live or worked in Alaska, California,
Colorado,Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky,
Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio,
Rhode Island, and Texas, then the impact of the GPO and WEP
is "primarily felt" in states such as these in which public
employees (like educators) are not covered by Social
Security . Because people move from state to state,
there are affected individuals everywhere. The Windfall
Elimination Provision (WEP) reduces the earned Social
Security benefits of an individual who also receives a
public pension from a job not covered by Social Security.
The Government Pension Offset (GPO) reduces public
employees' Social Security spou...See More

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