Jeff Nygaard

Jeff Nygaard used to manage a project called The Social Security Project of Minnesota.  Now he publishes a newsletter called Nygaard Notes, in which he talks about Social Security and much more.

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Thursday, September 27, 2012
Social Security: Solidarity, Not Investment
Recently the Associated Press (AP) published a four-part series of stories examining “the state of Social Security and its long-term health.” The AP said that “Few things affect more Americans than the future of Social Security, and yet it’s an issue mostly invisible during the current campaign.” True, it’s not talked about much, but perhaps more important is the fundamental misunderstanding of the nature of the program that is revealed when people do talk about it.
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