Social Security Panic....again
Just in time for another attempt to privatise social security.
Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke said the U S government may face a "fiscal crisis" in the coming decades if it fails to deal with the rising costs of retirement and medical benefits for the aging population.
There's clearly only one solution. The Logan's Run solution. It's not like most of us care about the elderly anyway. The freak us out with their obvious mortality.
By min | January 19, 2007, 9:49 AM | Liberal Outrage
At least he included Health Care costs, which are an actual concern, as opposed to Social Security which is pure fear mongering.
Privatize! Privatize! Privatize!
I've been starting to think that there might be a problem with Social Security in that there is not enough cost of living raises or differing amounts for different areas of the country. But, this might just be me talking out of my ass.*