At the very least, he added, eIuwe must do everything we can to make sure that every senior citizen and disabled veteran in this country receives a fair cost-of-living adjustment
to keep up with the skyrocketing cost of prescription drugs and health care.eIN
The first is the announcement of the cost-of-living adjustment
, if any, for Social Security beneficiaries in the coming calendar year.
675, the Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment
Act (DAV Res.
The cost-of-living adjustment
would be modified equal to inflation minus 1 percent.
108-147,the Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment
Act of 2003.
1131--the Veterans Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment
(COLA) Act--would authorize a COLA equal to the Social Security adjustment of about 2%.
Under the trust provisions, the surviving spouse was to receive $100,000 per year for life, plus a possible cost-of-living adjustment
. However, the court limited the surviving spouse's marital deduction to the stated annuity payment; in accordance with Regs.
Seniors, Hug said, "have high prescription drug costs that are not covered by the Medicare," and their automatic Social Security cost-of-living adjustment
has been offset by higher Medicare premiums.
Avery Frix, R-Muskogee, would give a permanent 4 percent cost-of-living adjustment
to all retirees of the Teachers' Retirement System of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Firefighters Pension and Retirement System, Oklahoma Police Pension and Retirement System, Uniform Retirement System for Justices and Judges, Oklahoma Law Enforcement Retirement System and Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System.
Mike Bost (IL-12) to provide a cost-of-living adjustment
The annual cost-of-living adjustment
, or COLA, is based on a government measure of inflation that was released Wednesday.