POLITICS
08/19/2010 05:37 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Pat Toomey: Privatizing Social Security 'Would Be A Very Important Start' To Fixing Entitlement Program

Of course, in Toomey's book, the first subhead under the "Transforming Social Security" chapter is "Personal Accounts Lead to Personal Prosperity." And it's really no surprise, considering Toomey's reaction to President George W. Bush's privatization scheme. "I have been arguing for many years in favor of Social Security personal retirement accounts," Toomey said at the time.

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