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REMINDER: Florida Republicans Would Gut Social Security and Medicare

Today, President Biden is making a stop in Tampa to highlight the Biden-Harris administration’s fight against Republican attacks on Social Security and Medicare, drawing a stark contrast with Florida Republicans’ plans to gut the programs. 

Florida has one of the largest populations of seniors on Social Security and Medicare in the country. But that didn’t stop Senator Rick Scott from releasing a plan last year that included a proposal to “sunset” all federal legislation after five years, including Social Security and Medicare. Meanwhile, Ron DeSantis and Marco Rubio have pushed for legislation that would raise the retirement age and end Medicare and Social Security as we know it.


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