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Tax and spending plans must Include Medicare. We'll hear plenty of budget proposals over the next eight months. But without changes to Medicare, they're meaningless. Medicare will eventually overwhelm everything else in the budget, except for the interest on the mushrooming debt to pay for it.
Originally posted by Icarus Rising
The government is not paying for people on Social Security. I don't know where you get this notion. The people are funding Social Security and Medicare.
Originally posted by RetinoidReceptor
It is the responsibility for the individual to SAVE throughout their life. We live in a Capitalistic society meaning the government should be out of most things.