“Millionaire Jeb Bush Decides That Americans Need To Work Longer Before They Can Retire”


POLITICUS USA

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“Democrats hit Rand Paul for disability comments”


CNN

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“GOP House Budget Chair Tom Price Is Itching To Cut Social Security”


POLITICUS USA

Social security has long been regarded as the third rail of American politics. The program is so sacrosanct that even Republicans are normally reluctant to call for cuts to social security. A vast majority of Americans want the social security program to be protected. Notably, older Americans are particularly strong defenders of social security. Even nearly three-quarters of Republicans, want to not only preserve social security, but they also want to expand the program.
Social security has long been regarded as the third rail of American politics. The program is so sacrosanct that even Republicans are normally reluctant to call for cuts to social security. A vast majority of Americans want the social security program to be protected. Notably, older Americans are particularly strong defenders of social security. Even nearly three-quarters of Republicans, want to not only preserve social security, but they also want to expand the program.

“Bernie Sanders Exposes Republican Plot To Cut Social Security For 11 Million Disabled People”


POLITICUS USA

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“1.5 million pensioners may soon see benefit cuts”


CBS NEWS

WASHINGTON – Retirees covered by financially troubled multiemployer pensions could soon see their benefits cut under a $1.1 trillion congressional spending deal to keep the government running.

Architects of the proposal said it was the best way to keep the pension plans viable and benefits flowing to retirees.

“We have a plan here that first and foremost works for the members of the unions, the workers in these companies and it works for the companies,” said Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., who worked the deal out with Rep. John Kline, R-Minn.

But it quickly drew fire from some labor unions and AARP, who denounced what they call backroom deal-making that will create hardships for older Americans.

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Mitch McConnell: Political Jekyll and Hyde


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IF A RICK SANTORUM PRESIDENT GOT HIS WAY…


Rick Santorum continues to be arrogant in his stance that his family is the model for the nation.  Today on “Face the Nation” he used his experience with his special needs child is true for all parents.  He gives no attributions like studies, polls, etc.  It just whatever he has been conditioned to believe that Rick Santorum regards as truth…for all to accept. DON’T GIVE RICK SANTORUM THE POWER TO NOMINATE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES who will take away your rights and liberties!

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