Provides background on the windfall elimination provision (WEP), under which social security benefits are reduced for workers who have pension benefits from employment not covered by social security. Reviews legislative history of and rationale for WEP, and summarizes legislation in the 108th and 109th Congresses to modify or repeal the WEP.
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