New research by the Social Security Trustees finds that a major social security reform could help to reduce unemployment.
Social Security is the oldest and most important federal program.
It pays about 62 million people their full income each month.
There are about 22 million people on Social Security and about 10 million retirees.
But the trustees say that, because of rising costs, unemployment has risen to a record high of 11.4 million.
In 2017, Social Security paid out $10.5 trillion in benefits to people 65 and older.
The trustees estimate that about 2.6 million people are still unemployed.
The survey, conducted by the trustee and published in the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, also looked at how the Social Protection Act, passed in 1935 and updated in 1965, has helped workers.
It found that since the act was passed, the average annual income for workers in 2017 was $30,664.
That compares with an average annual wage of $32,300 for the median worker in the United States.
The average income for the bottom 80 percent of workers in the country is $10,500.
The unemployment rate for workers who are on Social Protection is 10.3 percent, according to the report.
The report is the latest in a series of social security studies by the Trustees.
“The current situation in the U.S. is the result of our aging population and rising costs,” said Robert Gifford, the chair of the Social Insurance Board of Trustees and a retired general who has studied the trust’s work.
“We need to change that.
Social security benefits have helped lift millions out of poverty, and it is important that these benefits continue to provide stability and support to millions more people.”
The study found that the Social Welfare Reform Act, which was passed in 2017, has raised the average monthly benefit amount to $3,856.
That’s $8,200 higher than the $3.35 that the average worker makes in 2017.
A number of states and cities have begun to reform the benefits system, which is expected to boost wages and improve benefits for some workers.
It will be up to Congress to decide how much of the savings to invest in Social Security benefits, Giffords said.
According to the study, states that have implemented Social Security reforms have seen the labor force increase by a median of 3.5 percent.
The share of workers who have jobs that pay more than $100,000 has been growing, and more than one-third of the increase is for men.
In addition, the report found that people who are unemployed have been spending less on food, housing, and medical care, and are living in more precarious situations.
But it found that, even though benefits are rising, the number of people receiving benefits is falling.
The Trustees found that only 3.9 percent of people on the Social security rolls are on disability, compared with 16.1 percent in 2015.
That’s partly because Social Security has increased benefits since then, but also because benefits are growing faster than wages, the study found.
In 2016, people were on Social Assistance payments of $1,095 a month, compared to $1.65 in 2017 and $2.50 in 2018.
Social Security has been cut back by about $400 billion over the past 40 years, the Trustee study found, because it’s been financed through taxes on the rich.
President Donald Trump has pledged to cut Social Security by $716 billion in the coming years, and to reduce benefits by 25 percent.
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