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In order to help pay for the Republican tax plan, do you think there will or will not be cuts in benefits for Medicare and Social Security recipients? (Source: CBS News Poll, Dec, 2017)


61%
Will

29%
Will not

1%
Medicare, not Social Security (Vol.)

10%
Don't know/No answer

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News, December 3 - December 5, 2017 and based on 1,120 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. The interviews were conducted by land-line and cell phones. Interviews were conducted by SSRS--Social Science Research Solutions. [USCBS.120717.R37] (View Citation)

Topics: PARTIES TAXING ECONOMICS ELDERLY FICA





(Which, if any, of the following individuals or organizations have you consulted with about health care costs you may have in retirement?)...Medicare.gov website (Source: AARP Planning for Health Care Costs in Retirement Survey, Jun, 2014)


25%
Yes

76%
No

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Survey by AARP. Methodology: Conducted by Woelfel Research, June 4 - June 22, 2014 and based on 502 telephone interviews. Sample: National adults age 50 and over who are retired. A parallel survey of 1002 adults age 50 and over who are not retired was also conducted. [USAARP.102714R.R14H] (View Citation)

Topics: RETIREMENT HEALTH FINANCES ELDERLY SCIENCE





(Let me read you some steps other people have told us they have taken in order to prepare for their later years.) What about you personally--are you planning to... decide whether you want to move or continue to live where you are... have you already done it, or are you not planning to do this at all to prepare for your later years? (Source: Aging In The Eighties, Jun, 1981)


Subpopulation/Note: Aged 55-64.
50%
Have already done

50%
Planning to do/Not planning to do/Not sure

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Survey by National Council on the Aging. Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates, June 15 - July 31, 1981 and based on 3,427 personal interviews. Sample: National adult (see note). Total sample size includes oversamples of adults aged 55 and over, blacks, and Hispanics. Responses were weighted to reflect each segment's actual proportion in the overall national results. [USHARRIS.81AGE.R18E] (View Citation)

Topics: ELDERLY RETIREMENT







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