Retirement income (41 - 42 of 42 items)
An Aging Society: Meeting the Needs of the Elderly While Responding to Rising Federal Costs
HRD-86-135: Published: Sep 30, 1986. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 1986.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on: (1) demographic changes projected for the elderly population; (2) the relationship of these changes to the economic and health-care status of the elderly; and (3) how changes in federal health and retirement programs could affect current and future needs of the elderly.GAO found that: (1) while the growth in Social Security and p...
Cost-of-Living Increases for Federal Civilian and Military Retirees
B-130150: Published: Jul 1, 1980. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1980.
GAO has long been concerned about the equity and costs of the Government's policy of full, automatic cost-of-living increases for Federal civilian and military retirees. GAO was pleased to see that the First Concurrent Budget Resolution for fiscal year 1981 assumed enactment of its recommendations to Congress to provide retirement cost-of-living adjustments annually and prorate the initial adjustm...