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Arthur Delaney

Dems Decry Social Security Sneak Attack | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats and Social Security advocates are accusing House Republicans of launching a sneak attack on disability insurance on the very f...

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Does Debate Cleanup On Social Security Answer | 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 | 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 ...

Sam Stein

DNC Chair Says Stock Market Plunge Hurts GOP Candidates | Sam Stein | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The massive drop in the stock market Thursday afternoon provides an ominous, albeit politically inviting, backdrop for the Republican de...

Why Social Security Is Still the Third Rail

Martin Nolan | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics
Martin Nolan

In the most recent Republican debate, Perry said he wanted "a conversation." That's usually when candidates get into trouble.

Sam Stein

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

Don't Pass Tax Cuts for the Rich and Then Tell Me About Deficits

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Johnson

Next year, in the name of deficit reduction, Republicans will go after Social Security and everything else that benefits the middle class, and will hold the full faith and credit of our country hostage to get that.