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House Democrats Who Join Forces With GOP in Plot Against Social Security Threatened With Billboard Campaign
"No member of the party of FDR should support cutting the American people's earned Social Security benefits."
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Demonstrators march down Pennsylvania Avenue near the Trump International Hotel during a protest against police brutality and the death of George Floyd, on June 3, 2020 in Washington, DC. Protests in cities throughout the country have been been held after the death of George Floyd, a black man who was killed in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25. (Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images) Views
Solidarity Will Turn the Impossible Into the Inevitable
People are rising up nationwide in massive protests seeking to finally eradicate the systemic forces that led to George Floyd's torture and death.
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House Democrats Demand Trump State Department Turn Over 'Secret Plan' to Slash Social Security Amid Pandemic
"The idea that we would ask Americans to sell out their retirement and long-term security for assistance during a crisis is insane."
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Republicans are always destructive and regressive, both aggressively anti-people and anti-planet, if not individually, then certainly as a party. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Views
Republicans Are On the Wrong Side of History—and Everything Else!
Republicans are conserving little beyond their own wealth, racism, sexism, and homophobia, while eroding American democracy, health, and the environment.
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The Trump Administration's "Monstrous Idea": Direct Payments in Exchange for Cuts to Social Security Benefits
"Donald Trump and his administration will stop at nothing to cut Social Security."
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'Outrageous, Callous, and Cruel': Seniors Rip Trump for Holding Covid-19 Relief Hostage to Push Social Security Cuts
"Trump's actions are a war on seniors. He is insisting on threatening Social Security on which most seniors rely for their food, medicine, and other basic necessities."
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Trump Says He Won't Approve Covid-19 Package Without Tax Cut That Offers Zero Relief for 30 Million Newly Unemployed
"'Payroll tax cut' is code for 'gut Social Security and Medicare's dedicated funding, then demand benefit cuts.' Democrats must stand strong and continue blocking Trump's terrible idea."
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'Pathetic': Trump Says No to Additional Covid-19 Stimulus Checks, Backs Cutting Tax That Funds Social Security Instead
"Cutting payroll taxes does nothing to help seniors or the millions of people who just lost their jobs. It does, however, defund Social Security and Medicare—which is why Trump is obsessed with the idea."
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New Report Shows Social Security Is Strong, But Advocates Warn GOP Must Be Stopped From Using Covid-19 to Launch 'Stealth Attack'
"Republicans, led by Donald Trump, are trying to use the pandemic as an excuse to slash payroll contributions, Social Security's dedicated funding."
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'A New Roadblock': IRS Gives Social Security Recipients Until Wednesday to File for $500 Payments for Their Children
"It is impossible to tell from the outside if this latest outrage is the result of incompetence, mean-spiritedness, or both."
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