Warren Democrats – Elizabeth Warren on right to retire

Elizabeth Warren, along with a very few others, is reviving the best ideals and policies of the Democratic Party. It’s not the current version of Democrats, just a wing of the Money Party. It’s the real thing. Warren has seen the ugliest features of the financial collapse/corporate enrichment program since 2008. She’s been put down […]

Work is the new retirement – Saving Social Security

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“Work up to 100″ Heart Industry

It is hard to sort the wheat from the chaff when it comes to Social Security. Will the system survive through 2033, the current drop-dead date for full benefit funding? Are cuts in the program really necessary? Is killing off Social Security the ultimate wet dream of […]

Cave in Obama puts Social Security and Medicare in budget deal

(Washington, DC 3/22) Yesterday we found out that President Barack Obama put Medicare and Social Security in the budget deal mix; timely but not thoughtful. Is this a profile in cowardice? Maybe not. Let’s give him the benefit of the doubt and assume that cutting these two programs is part of the Obama Money Party […]

Goldman, Other Welfare Queens Tell Us Forget Social Security-Medicare Until 70

Michael Collins (Washington, DC 1/21) A long standing Money Party front, the Business Roundtable, wants you to wait until you’re 70 years old before you get Social Security and Medicare benefits. This is just a reprise of the November 2012 dictate from the king of corporate cronyism, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein. (Image: DonkeyHotey) (Greenspan […]