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Saving Social Security

A Dozen Ways Politicians Could Mess With Your Social Security

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.28.2016 | Fifty

For years, Social Security has been the Third Rail of politics -- the thing you couldn't touch without getting zapped. After all, what politician in h...

Carolina Moreno

Elizabeth Warren Explains How The U.S. Can Save Social Security | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.21.2014 | Latino Voices

LOS ANGELES -- “I believe in that America; I will fight for that America,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) fervently cried at the National Council...

Saving Social Security by Cutting Middle-Class Taxes

Robert P. Stoker | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics
Robert P. Stoker

Although Obama has considered the chained CPI, he has also advocated raising the FICA tax cap. His proposal does not go far enough to preserve Social Security. A better alternative is to expand the tax base, not merely by increasing the FICA tax cap but by taxing other income sources.