Three Reasons the GOP Ironically Remains the Best Hope for Protecting Social Security

By: Monday March 18, 2013 9:25 am

President Obama wants to cut Social Security benefits as part of a grand bargain and he is working hard to get Congressional Democrats behind his proposal. The only thing preventing the program from being cut is House Republicans’ unwillingness to accept a deal. Fortunately, for people who care about Social Security there are three main reasons to hope the GOP will indirectly continue to prevent any cuts.


A Matter Of Perspective

By: Friday February 3, 2012 6:01 pm

I guess it all depends on how you look at it…

Bush II chief economist and CBO director Douglas Holtz-Eakin attacking the millionaires tax:

Most Think Super Committee Will Fail

By: Saturday November 5, 2011 6:00 pm

The American people overwhelmingly think the Super Committee will fail to reach a deal on the deficit. According to Quinnipiac polling, an overwhelming 67 percent think the Super Committee will fail to come up with a plan, while only 27 percent think it is likely that they will.

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