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The latest CPI report has good news for fans of TV, computers, and coffee, and not-so-great news for people who likes potatoes and ladies who like jackets.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 17, 2013
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Whether you want to cut benefits or boost them, raise taxes or cut them, the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget's game has it all.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jun 2, 2013
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It looks like the fiscal cliff deal will cut Social Security benefits by moving to "chained-CPI." The problem with that cut? It's very regressive. Here are three ways to save money in Social Security that would reduce the deficit by more than chained-CPI, and hurt the poor less.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Dec 18, 2012
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