Individual Social Security Accounts

Mr. Trumka talked about the AFL-CIO’s campaign against Charles Schwab, Wacovia, and other Wall Street companies that were… read more

Mr. Trumka talked about the AFL-CIO’s campaign against Charles Schwab, Wacovia, and other Wall Street companies that were promoting social security private accounts. Labor unions contended that President Bush’s plan to create private accounts would give a windfall to financial firms but cause Social Security guaranteed benefits to be cut by nearly half and increase the federal debt by $5 trillion. He also responded to viewer comments and questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More Videos From

Open Phones

More Videos
More information about

Individual Social Security Accounts

49 Views
Program ID:
186055-5
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 29, 2005

Airing Details

  • Mar 29, 2005 | 9:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Individual Social Security Accounts

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:29:09
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Length:
    00:29:09
    Price:
    $4.99
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Low
    Request Download
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:29:09
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video