2013 Fiscal Summit: Rep. Paul Ryan Facebook Question on Social Security Cap

May 30, 2015

Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) answers a question from Facebook user Peter Allen North: "Approximately $2 Trillion of Social Security contributions has effectively been used to fund other budget needs. Should the Social Security income salary cap be eliminated until that $2 Trillion can actually be paid back?"

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