All Articles on Social Security

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Media Treat Trump Administration's Partisan Fear-Mongering as Objective 'Government' Report
Though the "insolvency" of entitlement programs is not a universally agreed-upon fact, the eminent fall of the fiscal sky is not put up for debate. Corporate media ought to subject this claim to skeptical scrutiny.
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Social Security has never been a pension or annuity; retiree benefits have always been funded by current workers' FICA taxes. (Photo: Wikicommons) Views
We Need A Mass Movement to Save And Expand Social Security And Medicare
Old, young, men and women of all races fighting together.
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Despite Rightwing Fearmongering, Experts Say Now Is the Time to Expand Social Security
"Social Security is a solution to our looming retirement income crisis, the increasing economic squeeze on middle-class families, and the perilous and growing income and wealth inequality."
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Social Security’s Customer Service Budget Finally Got An Increase – But It’s Only a Starting Point
All supporters of Social Security should attend upcoming events in their districts and ask all candidates for federal office a simple question: "Will you vote to expand Social Security or cut it?"
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With Tax Scam Complete, GOP Caucus Unveils Insane Budget Blueprint to Attack Safety Net
Programs like Social Security and Medicare are gutted while tax cuts are made permanent in plan
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'Cardi B Is Right': Sanders and Rapper Call Attention to Social Security and Urge Strengthening of System
The pair agree: "If we are really going to make America great we need to strengthen Social Security so that seniors are able to retire with the dignity they deserve."
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GOP's Balanced Budget Charade in the House "Utter Horseshit," Group Declares
Head of Patriotic Millionaires, representing wealthy Americans who demand a more progressive tax code, says effort by Republicans is latest proof they should be considered "the greedy, pay no taxes, take from the poor, protect the rich party."
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In Ploy to 'Force' Deep Safety Net Cuts, GOP Reportedly Planning Vote on Balanced Budget Amendment
"Lying, ultra-hypocritical Republicans to take up a balanced budget amendment to deflect attention from their massive $2 trillion increase in the deficit with their tax give-away to the wealthy."
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"With that economic message, Lamb just won in a congressional district that Donald Trump won by nearly 20 points." (Photo: Courtesy of AFGE, Flickr | CC 2.0) Views
Lesson From Special Election: Run on Social Security, Medicare and Lower Drug Prices
The roadmap to victory.
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By Huge Margin, Americans More Likely to Back Candidates Who Want to Expand—Not Cut—Safety Net: Poll
New poll comes after Democrat Conor Lamb won Trump district on platform of protecting Social Security and Medicare from GOP austerity
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