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Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Does Debate Cleanup On Social Security Answer

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama campaign played a bit of debate cleanup on Friday night with a blog post clarifying that there are, indeed, differences betwee...

Sam Stein

Democrats Left Confused By Obama's Social Security Debate Remarks

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Of all the moments that left Democrats scratching their collective head following President Barack Obama's debate performance Wednesday ...

Poll Shows How Republicans View Controversial Perry Criticism

Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry's characterization of Social Security as a "Ponzi scheme" doesn't appear to be a problem for most Republicans, according to ...

Perry Attempts To Clarify Stance On Controversial Issue

Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

In a USA Today op-ed published online on Monday, Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry seeks to clarify his position on Social Security. The...

WATCH: Palin Attempts To Clarify Perry's Controversial Remarks

Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin weighed in on harsh language Texas Governor Rick Perry used in defining his position on Social Security during Wednesday night's Republica...

Amanda Terkel

Rick Perry's Social Security Comments: A Hit With Tea Partiers

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the central moments of Wednesday night's GOP presidential debate was the exchange on Social Security between Texas Gov. Rick Perr...

Karl Rove Caught Off Guard By Perry Criticism

Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

During an appearance on Fox News on Thursday, Karl Rove said that he was "surprised" by critical remarks Texas Governor Rick Perry made about him duri...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney, In His Book: 'American People Have Been.. Defrauded Out Of Their Social Security' [UPDATED]

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's charge that Texas Gov. Rick Perry's views on Social Security are not only out of the conservative mainstream but make him ...

Rick Perry Stands By Contentious Remarks

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.28.2011 | Politics

(AP/The Huffington Post) -- During a stop in Iowa on Saturday Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry stood by his criticism of Social Security a...

Elise Foley

Perry Backs Off Social Security 'Ponzi Scheme' Comments

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas governor and Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry recently walked back his claims that Social Security is a "Ponzi scheme,...

Sam Stein

Rick Perry: GOP Is Too Timid To Call Social Security A Ponzi Scheme

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The fault lines of the next major policy debate are beginning to emerge as Texas Governor Rick Perry called out Republicans for refusing...