Rep. Smith Asking for Input on Medicare, Social Security Reform


Congressman Adrian Smith is asking residents of central and western Nebraska to share comments and ideas on ways to reform Medicare and Social Security.

The House Committee on Ways and Means is asking that input be emailed to

Smith says he hopes that residents in Nebraska's Third District submit their ideas and comments concerning the entitlement reform process.

"Without reform, these popular programs willcollapse," Smith said. "Public comments will help inform the committee as we seekbipartisan solutions."

Comments for upcoming proposal meetings are due by August 10. Those proposals include Using the Chained Consumer Price Index to Determine Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustments and Benefit Increases for Long-Time Social Security Beneficiaries.

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