Federal poverty line

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Here’s how much interest income Congress owes Social Security over the next decade

Social Security's importance to the American public simply can't be overstated. As of September 2018, the $1,417 benefit paid to the average retired workerĀ is enough to keep an estimated 15.3 million elderly Americans above the federal poverty line, according to an analysis by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. Simply put, we'd be facing