Social Security


Jim Demint’s “Retirement Freedom Act” is a Step in the Right Direction

July 22, 2011

Sen. Jim Demint (R-SC) has introduced the “Retirement Freedom Act,” a piece of legislation that would allow seniors to opt out of Medicare Part A while continuing to collect Social Security payments. As Demint’s press release states, “Currently, the Social Security Administration has handcuffed Social Security benefits to Medicare enrollment.”. . . Continue »


Why Harry Reid Loves Social Security

July 29, 2010

“Social Security is the most successful social program in the history of the world,” says Harry Reid, the Democratic senator of Nevada. Investors Business Daily replies: Successful? A program that socks future generations with trillions in higher taxes and lower standards of living? A program that’s already running in the. . . Continue »