Social Security & Medicare Decades of Success Celebration

Join Social Security Works - Washington and hundreds of your Seattle friends and neighbors as we celebrate the 80th anniversary of Social Security's, and the 50th anniversary of Medicare! We are rallying at Westlake Park on August 8th at 1 p.m. Speakers Sen. Bernie Sanders, US Senate Rep. Adam Smith, US House of Representatives Sen. …

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Chained CPI a gimmick we’ll all pay for

Via USA Today, by Duncan Black: The switch to chained CPI wouldn't just reduce benefits, including Social Security and Veterans' benefits, but could also impact future federal tax rates paid by most people. Various news reports have stated that the Obama administration plans to include cuts to Social Security benefits in its budget proposal. What is less …

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