Happy Birthday Social Security!

This Sunday (8/14/11) will mark 76 years in which Americans have been working hard and contributing to Social Security with every paycheck -- and we all benefit as a result. Social Security represents the best of American values, rewarding hard work, honoring our parents, and providing help for those unable to care for themselves. But …

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House Republicans Look To Privatize Social Security

Via Talking Points Memo: Republican leaders left Social Security untouched in their House budget this year, but a group of GOP lawmakers are looking to fill the gap themselves with legislation that would create a voluntary privatized version of the program. Introduced by Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX), who also chairs the House's campaign efforts at …

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