Future of Social Security
Panelists offered their recommendations on changes needed to Social Security and how the politics surrounding the issue might play out in… read more
Panelists offered their recommendations on changes needed to Social Security and how the politics surrounding the issue might play out in the 2012 elections. Among the topics they addressed were long-term solvency, and how recent debate over the national debt and deficit spending might lead to entitlement cuts. They also responded to questions from the audience.
The discussion marked the 76th anniversary of the enactment of Social Security. close
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- Jared Bernstein Senior Fellow Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
- Douglas J. Holtz-Eakin President American Action Forum
- James Martin President 60 Plus Association
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