This artical is from Huffington post So here you go. The president could be on the brink of making a serious mistake, one with grave implications for his political future and even graver implications for aging Americans. If he responds to this election by adopting the Deficit Commission's recommendation to cut Social Security, President Obama will be snatching catastrophe from the jaws of defeat. He'll be responding to the "voice of the people" by giving people something they really, really don't want. Richard (RJ) Eskow: Does Obama Really Want to Make Social Security Cuts Even the Tea Party Wouldn't Touch?