New forecast brings dire news
‘It looks to me like we are in total denial’
These disability numbers seem to indicate that aging low skilled workers have left the employment pool for good.
‘Illegally collect hundreds of thousands of dollars in benefits’
‘Public employees who are eligible for Social Security should be treated just like everyone else – no better and no worse’
Raising payroll taxes on higher earners will induce them to reduce work and avoid the tax man more
The CBO said the country’s deficit increased to an estimated $11 billion in December
77 percent of GDP by 2025
‘It represents the very worst of Washington’
The deal was struck just before midnight Monday evening.
‘72% of what the federal government spends is autopilot spending’
Rep. Sam Johnson introduced legislation in the House Wednesday in an effort to counteract the Obama administration’s strides to prevent Social Security participants from obtaining guns.
‘I would prefer that they would make a sacrifice for someone else.’
This is a big deal – Keep Social Security out of gun ownership
Social Security turned 80 on Friday
Less than half the money has been recovered.
‘Washington is afraid’
‘Washington is afraid to have an honest conversation’
‘Americans need greater scrutiny of the trillions spent on entitlement programs.’