THE BLOG
05/10/2005 09:37 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Breaking the Social Security Logjam

Social Security reform dead? Perhaps not. Here is a proposal that stops the "raids" of the Social Security surpluses and creates a personal lockbox for every American who wants one, and guarantees lower-income workers get a pension that lifts them above the poverty line, All without diverting a penny from Social Security payroll taxes into "risky" investments. Will opponents of reform at least give this idea a fair hearing?