These diaries are the most Recommended for all time for this tag:
(Brian Snyder/Reuters) ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 166 comments on Thu Aug 25, 2011 at 12:55 PM PDT with 196 Recommends
"We put those payroll contributions there so as to give the contributors a legal, moral, and political right to collect their pensions . . . . With those taxes in there, no damn ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 195 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 02:00 PM PST with 72 Recommends
President Obama at a town ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 71 comments on Tue Apr 19, 2011 at 07:50 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
There's a reason Social Security has been called the third rail of politics: It has worked for generations and it's important to people. Think Progress went to a town hall meeting held by Sen. Chuck ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue Aug 30, 2011 at 08:21 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Greg Sargent follows up on ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 65 comments on Wed Dec 07, 2011 at 12:46 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, with ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Dec 07, 2011 at 04:53 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Yesterday, poopdogcomedy had a great post about Alaska Senator Mark Begich's bill to strengthen Social Security by eliminating the payroll cap on Social Security taxes so that high-income people pay ...
by RandomNonviolence
Comment Count 82 comments on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 07:18 AM PST with 15 Recommends
The Fiscal Times is a digital rag funded by Peter G. Peterson to propagandize the ideology of neoliberal austerity. Yesterday, a post by Josh Boak highlighted the proposal of “fixing” Social ...
by Letsgetitdone
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Aug 21, 2012 at 11:31 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
A recent study reveals how rising income inequality is jeopardizing Social Security’s finances.
by DMarans
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Nov 15, 2011 at 08:45 AM PST with 7 Recommends