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    Social Security Supports Your Local Economy | Entitled to Know

    Peter Peterson Spent Nearly Half A Billion In Washington Targeting Social Security, Medicare

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sl0rvJfbbnA]Social Security: Promises Made, Promises Broken - YouTube[/ame]

    I find it ridiculous that we pay in for our entire working lives - and this is what the government thinks needs to be cut. With all the government waste there is, with all the good that social security does, this is what they want to cut??
     
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    I wish they would teach people what it was like in this country BEFORE ss.

    The elderly were very poor
     
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    And the GOP would like to see that elderly very poor again.
     
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    they would likely shout "just die" and cheer
     
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    Before SS, 50% of the elderly lived in poverty. That figure is now 10%.
     
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    one of your two parents
     
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    Ayn Rand who held such programs in contempt, ended up on SS and Medicare at the end of her life.
     
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    "Social Security pumps $725 billion into the national economy each year."

    After sucking a Trillion dollars out and allowing government bureaucrats to take the difference.

    Does anyone understand the concept of math?
     

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