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Fiscal Task Force

Commissions, Cuts and Crisis Calls

Barbara B. Kennelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbara B. Kennelly

While combining Social Security and Medicare programs under the "entitlement" umbrella helps create a sense of crisis, this approach offers nothing meaningful toward finding real policy solutions. The move in Congress to create an "entitlement" commission, suffers from the same flawed premise of a one-size-fits-all approach.