Social Security was never meant to be the sole source of income and is threatening to become that; we're trying to help senior citizens in the face of consistent Republican opposition.
Federal worker unions and congressional Democrats are protesting large cuts in Social Security staffing and funding for the premiere program for the elderly and the disabled.
"We urge Congress to act quickly to mitigate the devastating Medicare hikes headed for millions of Americans who can't afford them."
By 2040, federal debt would be 54 percent of gross domestic product, not the present 74 percent - and less than debt proposed by right wingers.
As the field of Republican presidential candidates grows, their calls for deep cuts to Social Security do, too.
Eleven million people who receive Social Security disability benefits could see their benefits cut by 20 percent in 2016.
On its first day of business here the GOP-run House launched what could end up as the most serious attack yet on Social Security.
New Hampshire senior citizens, their families, and neighbors should do their homework and vote in self-defense on November 4.
"The tea party Republicans divide the country: Scaring people is not standing up for people."
Despite huge past problems with electronic verification , the Social Security Administrationis charging ahead with a plan to force almost all recipients into Internet-only communication.