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San Jose Demo Report
In San Jose, groups celebrating the 75th anniversary of Social Security demonstrated their concern about potential cuts to benefits. Many worry about the future of the program. Activists say the President's Deficit Commission may recommend raiding Social Security to cut the deficit. The tag line of the day, "Will seniors eat cake or cat food?" referred to the fact that many senior citizens who can not afford fresh meat turn to a cheaper form of protein, a product that is not approved for human consumption.
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