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Elimination of the Unfair GPO and WEP Provisions of the Social Security Act

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Elimination of the Unfair GPO and WEP Provisions of the Social Security Act

To be delivered to The United States House of Representatives and The United States Senate

Petition Statement

The Government Pension Offset (GPO) and Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP) penalize people who have dedicated their lives to public service, including many teachers, firefighters, and police officers, by taking away benefits they, or their spouses, have EARNED.
There are currently 1,852 signatures. NEW goal - We need 2,000 signatures!

Petition Background

To urge all Alliance for Retired Americans members, friends or everyone subject to the GPO/WEP to increase their efforts to make sure the Congress of the United States enacts legislation, HR 3118 & S 896 to repeal the Government Pension Offset and the Windfall Elimination Provision from the Social Security Act, and further requests President Barack Obama to sign that legislation.

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