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Social Security Tax Cap

This Tool Shows How Little Millionaires Pay Into Social Security

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 02.24.2016 | Politics

A progressive think tank has created a digital calculator to show how little the superrich contribute to Social Security. Americans pay payroll taxes ...

Sen. Sanders' Bold Plan to Expand Social Security

Ben Veghte | Posted 05.16.2015 | Politics
Ben Veghte

Last week U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) introduced the Social Security Expansion Act, a plan to both ensure greater retirement security for today's workers and retirees and strengthen Social Security's finances over the long term. It achieves these goals in large part by reforming Social Security to better come to terms with higher levels of inequality.

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats Worry Obama Will Do Lame-Duck Deal On Social Security

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Concern is mounting among some Senate Democrats that President Barack Obama will make a deal with Senate Republicans during the lame-duc...

Sam Stein

Obama Says He's Open To Raising Social Security Tax Cap

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama revived a 2008 campaign promise on Friday, telling the crowd at an AARP forum that he would be open to raising th...