Topic: Social Security
Social Security redistributes wealth from the young to the old. The government keeps promising young payers that they'll get their share - but no one believes it anymore.
08/29/2010 12:10 pm
The Democratic National Committee posted a YouTube video Friday that showcases the 'tea party' connections of some GOP candidates and suggests that they are far to the right of the ‘sensible center.’
08/27/2010 08:49 pm
House GOP leader John Boehner is capitalizing on public's distrust of government by blaming the bad economy on fat-cat government bureaucrats. That's easier than acknowledging the real cause: poor consumer spending due to overwhelming consumer debt.
08/27/2010 03:17 pm
Instead of letting Republicans frame the tax debate, Democrats should use their energy against them, jujitsu-style, and change the conversation.
08/26/2010 05:45 pm
Social Security reform will more likely cut the rate of growth in benefits, not the Social Security benefits themselves.
08/26/2010 12:10 pm
Identity theft: Prosecutors say Nigerian-born Iguosade Osahon stole names, dates of birth and Social Security numbers from more than 750 people across the United States.
08/26/2010 10:28 am
Social Security is a touchy subject. Alan Simpson, co-chair of Obama's deficit commission, has a colorful mouth and lots of things to say about Social Security. Put the two together and 'poof!' another political brush fire for Obama.
08/25/2010 08:55 pm
We simply can’t afford to permanently extend even the so-called “middle-class” portions of the Bush tax cuts.
08/25/2010 09:42 am
For decades, liberals have promised us more and more government benefits, a trend that is bankrupting America with record debt. To serve the truly needy, conservatives must work to craft a leaner welfare system that we can actually sustain.
08/24/2010 11:25 am
Social Security isn't broken. It just needs to be fully funded.
08/22/2010 10:47 pm