Hi, Mary Kay.
Why do they do this, you may ask? First of all, they don't want BOTH sides of Reagan's "misery index" to rise on Bush's watch. And second, artificially suppressing the true inflation increase saves the govenment (and costs citizens) billions in justified inflation indexing that doesn't happen.
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