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Thanks to media and politicians who refuse to check facts or are simply deceitful, people believe many things about Social Security that just aren't so. Image @ Salon

Why Do Republicans Hate Social Security? Because It’s A Government Program That Works

Thanks to media and politicians who refuse to check facts or are simply deceitful, people believe many things about Social Security that just aren’t so.

by Wes Williams· · News
Media Ignores Senate Vote Against Chained CPI: Five Reasons Why We Should Pay Attention (VIDEO)

Media Ignores Senate Vote Against Chained CPI: Five Reasons Why We Should Pay Attention (VIDEO)

The main stream media couldn’t care less that the U.S. Senate unanimously rejected cuts to Social Security via the ‘chained CPI.’ But WE should care for the following five reasons …

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
In an interesting contradiction, Graham claims there's precedent for censoring the mail, but ignores precedents for stronger firearms legislation.

GOP Senator Lindsey Graham Takes Nation Hostage – Raise Social Security Retirement Age Or Else

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham would throw the country into an economic calamity that is expected to make 2008’s Great Recession look like a New Year’s Eve party if Republicans don’t get their way.

by Cicero· · News
Source – Fiscal Cliff Sees Major Setback (VIDEO)

Source – Fiscal Cliff Sees Major Setback (VIDEO)

CNN has reported that a Democratic source familiar with the fiscal cliff negotiations has said that talks have reached a “major setback.”

by Tiffany Willis· · News