The results of advanced thumb twiddling

By: Friday November 5, 2010 1:30 am

The results of apathy reflected by voter turn out.


Rivlin: “Stars Aligned” for Deficit Commission Cuts to Social Security

By: Monday September 27, 2010 11:30 am

Rivlin has waited for much of her professional life for this moment to cut Social Security benefits. Imagine if that was your life’s goal. You’d want to do or say anything to reach an agreement, too.

Past Time To Get Serious on True Fiscal Responsibility

By: Saturday July 24, 2010 6:00 pm

These last couple of days, I happened to see a couple of pieces by Robert Borosage. The first of these called “Kick the Old and Disabled to Show We’re Serious About Deficits,” is about organizing and fighting back against the deficit terrorist movement to cut Social Security, and reported that Borosage’s organization, the Campaign for America’s Future, “has joined with 50 other organizations (and growing) representing 35 million Americans to form a coalition”, called “Strengthen Social Security.” He also refers to a panel on Social Security at Netroots Nation that will be “inviting the bloggers across the country to help fend off the assault on Social Security, and join the debate about priorities over the next years.”

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