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The Great American Social Security Lie

The headline machine was in overdrive on Monday with the arrival of the latest Trustees’ Report on Social and Medicare. And while much of the media continues to herald the coming bankruptcy of Social, they do so at the risk of ignoring the real story—a story that is neither difficult to explain nor hard [...]
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Fox Distorts Trustees' Report To Fearmonger About Social Security And Medicare

US Politics / Liberal : Media Matters for America (4 years ago)

Fox & Friends distorted a recent Social Security and Medicare Boards of Trustees report to fearmonger about the programs' solvency by claiming that the report significantly revised the date at which the Social Security trust fund wo... Read Post

Social Security and Medicare Take Hit in Trustee’s Report

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (4 years ago)

The trustees report for Social Security and Medicare shows that the slow recovery out of the Great Recession continues to damage the finances of the safety net programs. Read Post

Be Fearless: Let's Strengthen Social Security And Medicare

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (2 days ago)

As 2014 comes to a close, we look ahead to 2015 with great anticipation and a multitude of opportunities to disrupt aging. Next year marks the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid and the Older Americans Act. It also is the 80t... Read Post

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