Tagged: social security
The freeze on the funding of discretionary domestic programs would choke off vital assistance to a shrinking middle class and growing numbers of poor and low-income families.
It could spell trouble for Social Security.
Video cameras keep candidates honest on campaign trail.
No sane politician would vote for any of the changes the commission headed by Bowles and Simpson is recommending, unless he or she is planning to retire early.
As we enter a more challenging political landscape, IPS will continue to utilize its inside-outside strategy to promote true democracy and challenge concentrated wealth, corporate influence, and military power.
The general public doesn't want to balance the federal budget by putting Social Security on the chopping block.
The U.S. tax system is a mess.
Millions of women could be pushed out of the middle class and into poverty.
Privatizing Social Security would be a trick, not a treat.
For millions of Americans, it's the line of demarcation between sustainability and abject poverty.