obama chained cpi
In every successful struggle there's a time to celebrate a hard-fought victory. When it comes to Social Security, this is not that time.
WASHINGTON -- Over a two-and-a-half hour dinner at the Jefferson Hotel in downtown Washington Wednesday night, President
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the only Massachusetts senator serving a full term, also co-sponsored the Harkin resolution
Begich is taking the cause a step further, announcing two new bills last week aimed at protecting Social Security benefits
I have heard Obama defenders say for years that he's a really smart guy, so they trust him to do what's right -- that he's playing 12-dimensional chess and as the meme has it -- "he's got this." But can't one be a generally smart guy and still ultimately think some really dumb things?
Under chained CPI, instead of measuring the growing cost of the same set of goods to determine inflation, economists assume
During the 2008 presidential campaign, candidate Barack Obama made two specific promises when it came to Social Security
"We always knew Greg Walden had a liberal record, but he really cemented it with his public opposition to even modest entitlement
While the inclusion of the proposal should perhaps not be "shocking" -- it's long been on offer on the White House's website
President Barack Obama unveiled a budget proposal on Wednesday morning that would switch tax brackets and Social Security
"Those who say the chained CPI won't make much of an impact are either hopelessly dense or just plain deceitful," O'Neill
"This chained CPI that’s being referred to here, it is something the president will only accept on two conditions," he said
President Obama's proposal cutting Social Security benefits for both current and future retirees has once again become a deficit debate bargaining chip. However, as a consolation, the president promises he won't "slash" benefits. Mr. President, please define "slash."
"This was not a meeting for the president to reveal his confidential discussions with Republicans, but I think we got the