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Originally posted by lchoro
Social Security retirement (OASI) is in good shap. Its annual surplus will approach 300 billion per year, or nearly 40 percent above its outgo, by late next decade. It'll be 25 years before the cashflow turns red. See the table in the projections.
"To be crassly political, there's nothing in it for members of Congress," said Rep. Ray LaHood, R-Ill., predicting that supportive lawmakers would face television ads accusing them of gutting Social Security when they run for re-election.
Giving our future to corporate America will benefit no one, except big business.
Originally posted by curme
Gut the lower and middle income earners and families while high income earners make out like bandits.
Thank you, I was looking for that too. Galveston is the perfect example of what would happen to the US. Gut the lower and middle income earners and families while high income earners make out like bandits. Examine this issue. Really look into it. Don't be fooled into supporting something that will harm you. Thankfully, even the lazy conservative controlled media is waking up to how bad this really is. I guess after being embarrassed by supporting previous failed Bush plans, they are really doing their homework this time