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Obama Social Security Cuts

Bernie Sanders Skewers Republicans

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

As a member of the bipartisan panel tasked with constructing a budget deal to fund the federal government ahead of the Jan. 15 deadline, Sen. Bernie S...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Democratic Senate Candidate Distances Himself From Obama | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Massachusetts Senate candidate Rep. Ed Markey is the latest Democrat facing an election to oppose President Barack Obama's proposed cuts...

Ryan Grim

Senate Dems Split With Obama On Controversial Reform | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The majority of Senate Democrats running for reelection in 2014, including three running in red states, have broken with President Barac...

Aaron Sankin

Protesters Swarm Pelosi's Office | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.26.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- About a dozen protestors gathered in front of San Francisco's Federal Building on Thursday to deliver a petition to Rep. Nancy Pelos...

On Friday, Kill the #ChainedCPI Cut to Social Security & Veterans' Benefits

Robert Naiman | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
Robert Naiman

The bipartisan deal we should be seeking would leave Social Security and veterans' benefits and taxes alone and cut the bloated Pentagon budget instead.

Why Obama's Social Security Cuts Are Our Wake-Up Call

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

No jobs. No growth. Falling income. Unaffordable colleges. A dying middle class. Young people without hope. The greatest economic inequality in modern history. And yet, in the midst of the Long Depression, we're told that the president intends to cuts Social Security.

Obama Calling For Cuts To Crucial Program

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Seeking an elusive middle ground, President Barack Obama is proposing a 2014 budget that embraces tax increases abhorred by Republi...

Progressives Protesting Obama Over Medicare, Social Security Cuts

Posted 09.13.2011 | Chicago

A progressive activist group is preparing to protest at President Obama's Chicago campaign headquarters, demanding that he refuse to cut what they vie...

Sam Stein

Obama Aide On Social Security Cut Story: It 'Overshoots The Runway' (UPDATED) | Sam Stein | Posted 09.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is pushing back against a Wednesday night report that the president is prepared to offer cuts to Social Securit...