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  •  No - Bernanke has said many times that the money (3+ / 0-)
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    Alexandre, blueoasis, GayHillbilly

    in Social Security needs to be in the stock market.  But legally the government is supposed to put the money in US treasury bonds - except they keep spending it.  the plan all along has been to raid the Social Security money because it is one of the last pots of money they (the politicians) can go after.

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