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Social Security agency cuts offices

Senators told of closings; Camden site among 64 shut since ’10

Posted: June 19, 2014 at 5:21 a.m.

Nancy Berryhill, a Social Security Administration deputy commissioner, testifying Wednesday to a Senate committee, said the agency is committed to maintaining field offices but also is offering better Internet access and online services.

Budget cuts have forced the Social Security Administration to close dozens of field offices even as millions of baby boomers approach retirement and seek benefits, a senior agency official told Congress on Wednesday.

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