Social Security

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Republican opposition to a plan that would shore up a critical government safety-net program amounts to a new front in the GOP's class war and could equal a "death sentence" for many poor recipients, defenders of Social Security said this week. The White House has proposed shifting money between two Social Security accounts in order to avert deep...
Jon Queally, staff writer
As Los Angeles Times columnist Michael Hiltzik immediately remarked : "Well,...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
U.S. Congressman Tom Price speaking at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Photo: Gage Skidmore/flickr/cc)
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Friday slammed the GOP for jockeying to...