Social Security Expansion Advocates Target Presidential Candidates
As millions of Americans prepare this year for one of the biggest milestones in their lives – retirement – the program that they have come to most depend on in retirement its celebrating its own milestone. The Social Security program turns 80-years-old on August 14.
Obama Says Cliff Deal ‘in Sight’
Speaking from the White House, President Obama said Monday afternoon that a deal to avert the fiscal cliff--at least making sure taxes don't go up on middle class Americans--is "in sight."
Social Security Assets ‘Adequate’ for 10 Years, Deficits Begin 2021
Disability trust fund will run dry in 2016, OASI in 2035, according to the 2012 Social Security Trustees report.
Bill to Privatize Social Security Pushed by GOP
NRCC Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, is leading a group of GOP lawmakers to privatize Social Security.
Deficit Commission's Proposals Blasted by Retirement Plan Officials
Retirement planning officials sharply objected to the deficit reduction draft report that was released Wednesday by Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, co-chairs of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.