A collection of viewpoints, analyses, and facts on Social Security. Topics include Social Security and Privatization, Trustees Reports, and Raising the Retirement Age.
A collection of papers on topics such as Health Care Reform, Trustees Reports, Means Testing.
A collection of viewpoints on topics such as Dual Eligibles and the Debt Limit.
Letters to Congress and the White House as well as Hearings on topics such as Medicare Premiums, the Deficit, COLA.
Position paper on the Older Americans Act.
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Telling the Truth about Social Security's Funding isn't "Nasty" it's Just Reality
While Social Security and Medicare finally got their 90 seconds of fame last night, as expected, the question was framed exactly how Washington's well-funded fiscal hawks had hoped -- America can't afford "entitlements," (wrong), the programs are the biggest drivers of our debt (nope), are going bankrupt (actually no, they're not) and then the real heart of the question: How are you going to cut benefits?