Social Security Just Turned 81. This Is Its Impact.

The most important sentence in this article is “in a 2011 interview, Trump said he supported cutting social security but republicans shouldn’t speak of it because it would lead to losses” Social Security is one of the most successful government programs we have, it does just what it was intended to do, help keep our elderly out of poverty, it doesn’t take from our general fund and it shows how well we can do when we do something together. The only reason the Republican Party lies about the health and viability of Social Security is because they want to privatize it and hand it over to the vultures on Wall Street. Imagine if Social Security would have been exposed to the economic meltdown of 2008, it would have been total devastation for the elderly. We need to continue to support all lawmakers who make safeguarding and expanding Social Security a priority.
Read the article:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: