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Editorial: State needs to address senior squeeze

Concord Monitor
Date Published: 
Sunday, March 13, 2016

Most current retirees worked in an age when larger companies provided employees with defined benefit pension plans. When combined with Social Security, pensions allow many retirees to enjoy a comfortable old age. Despite that, according to the Pension Rights Center, half of America’s 46.2 million retirees in 2014 had an income from all sources of less than $22,248.