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June 20, 2012
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Move retirement age to as high as 80? No!

There are some groups starting to surface advocating that Congress should move the retirement age to 70 or even 80. The leaders are the American International Group, whose CEO, Robert Benmosche, has stated retirement ages will have to rise because of the debt crisis.

Well, wait a minute.

Since the average age of life's end was around 78 in 2007, wouldn't that mean thousands of people would die before ever drawing a cent of what they paid into Social Security all their lives?

Then maybe that is the whole plan.

The rationale put forth seems to be, that if government …

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