The Social Security system is funded by a tax on everyone's wages up to a limit. Some Democrats want to make everyone pay the same percentage of their wages into the system.
Flagstaff public school employees to receive wage hike
Public school employees in Flagstaff are set to see pay increases. The Flagstaff Unified School District approved the raises earlier this week. The Arizona Daily Sun reports, it is the first significant pay increase for the district's 1,300 employees in five years. The raises will cost about $2 million a year.