obama chained cpi
"With the middle class struggling and more people living in poverty than ever before, we cannot afford to make life even
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.
Whether the desire for a balanced budget or a full sequester replacement can translate into action is another question entirely
Markey urged supporters in an email Tuesday to sign a petition his campaign has launched opposing chained CPI, a proposal
CORRECTION: This article has been edited to correct a quote from Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.). Coons said a "circle of protection
For 58 million Americans, the Social Security system works satisfactorily. Therefore, many were surprised when President Obama suggested a fix, using the chained CPI for the cost-of-living adjustment. What's wrong with the Social Security system?
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?
So after complaining bitterly in statements following Obama's budget release, progressive Democrats, labor leaders and activists
During the 2008 presidential campaign, candidate Barack Obama made two specific promises when it came to Social Security
While it would seem that Republicans would cheer another attack on Obama, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) made it clear