…and it’s not just broken promises.
Apparently, Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security are now bedrock conservative programs. Can Obamacare be far behind?
‘If we don’t raise the debt ceiling, they don’t go out on time’
Every dollar in payroll taxes causes fifty cents of deadweight loss.
The CBO predicts it could be bankrupt by 2016.
College will provide free credit monitoring for affected students
‘By 2035 the retirement program become insolvent’
Social Security Administration estimates reform bill would add $300 billion in entitlement taxes
Moving to chained CPI will hurt the middle class, and the Republican Party.
I’m baffled by a letter I recently received from the Social Security Administration.
Paul Ryan’s latest plan is far from perfect.
Reforming the program now would make it easier for young people to plan for retirement.
We need to stop talking about Social Security benefits as if they’re sacrosanct. They’re not.
They’re benefit programs, and should be described as such.
Washington Post, New York Times, Politico glaze over attacks, contradictions
My family’s experience suggests that Social Security isn’t a very well-designed system.
‘This is about life skills’
A temporary reduction in Social Security payroll taxes is due to expire at the end of the year
Take the Social Security Pledge.
Program continues to spend more than it takes in as Baby Boomers retire