Post Tagged with: "Social Security"

As Democrats Move Left, Republicans Have Moved Dangerously To The Extreme Right

As Democrats Move Left, Republicans Have Moved Dangerously To The Extreme Right

The once respected institution of Lincoln, Roosevelt and Eisenhower has now become the fringe group of Donald Trump, Rush Limbaugh and birthers.

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Watch What Happens When A Ron Paul Loving Libertarian Turns Into A Liberal

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Being a liberal is so much better.

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10 ‘Radical’ Ideas From Bernie Sanders: Guess Which Ones Most Americans Agree On?

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Still think Bernie Sanders is a fringe candidate? A huge majority of us agree with him on 10 major issues. Numbers 6 and 8 may surprise you.

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Jeb Bush’s Big Plan To Save Social Security: Push The Retirement Age To 70

Jeb Bush’s Big Plan To Save Social Security: Push The Retirement Age To 70

Jeb Bush has a plan to save Social Security: Ensure hardly anyone can qualify for it. Is he trying to lose the election?

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You’ll Probably See This Meme On Memorial Day And It’s Shortsighted, Stupid And Wrong (IMAGE)

You’ll Probably See This Meme On Memorial Day And It’s Shortsighted, Stupid And Wrong (IMAGE)

The problem is corporatism, it’s not congressional pay.

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Conservative Radio Host Freaks Out When Christie Argues For Cutting Social Security For The Rich

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After New Jersey Governor Chris Christie argued for slashing Social Security benefits for wealthy people, conservative radio host Howie Carr threw a hissy fit.

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10 Government Handouts That Prove Who The Biggest ‘Takers’ Actually Are

10 Government Handouts That Prove Who The Biggest ‘Takers’ Actually Are

Before you get mad at the struggling mom who just used her EBT card in front of you, perhaps realize who’s really getting most of your tax dollars…

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Elizabeth Warren Would Like You To Understand Something About The 2016 Election (VIDEO)

Elizabeth Warren Would Like You To Understand Something About The 2016 Election (VIDEO)

Appearing on the Today Show Tuesday morning, Elizabeth Warren clarified more than just a few things about the 2016 election.

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Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill That Gives Same-Sex Couples Social Security Benefits

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11 Senate Republicans joined every Democrat to give same-sex couples who are legally barred from getting married Social Security and veteran’s benefits.

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Bernie Sanders Introduces Bill To Strengthen And Expand Social Security (VIDEO)

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Boxes and boxes of petitions, signed by more than two million US citizens, were hauled into the nation’s capital on March 12. The petitions were in support of the Social Security Expansion Act, introduced by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.

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New Study Shows That Baby Boomers Are Depressed (And They Should Be)

New Study Shows That Baby Boomers Are Depressed (And They Should Be)

The future is socially liberal and that simply enrages conservative Baby Boomers.

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You Won’t Believe The Appalling Amount We Spend On Social Security (INFOGRAPHIC)

You won't believe the appalling amount of money we spend on Social Security... oh, wait a minute... Image by Elisabeth Parker.

This simple pie chart shows our Social Security budget is NOT sustainable.

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Republicans Declare War Against Social Security On First Day Of New Congress

Republicans Declare War Against Social Security On First Day Of New Congress

Republicans started working immediately against the best interests of the American people by declaring war on Social Security on the very first day of the 114th Congress.

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President Obama Ends Social Security Benefits For Nazis

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And with that, President Obama yanked away the income of some of the most horrendous people in the world’s history.

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Bernie Sanders Calls On President Obama To ‘Get Out His Veto Pen’

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Bernie Sanders has a few words for President Obama: use your veto pen.

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Nancy Pelosi To John Boehner: Happy 65th Birthday, Welfare Moocher

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Nancy Pelosi has the best “Happy Birthday” for John Boehner ever.

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Supreme Court Justice Scalia Says He Doesn’t Feel Bad About People Losing Their Health Insurance

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In a single statement during a Supreme Court hearing, conservative Justice Antonin Scalia again demonstrated that he’s not only a poor example of a judge, he’s a poor example of a human being as well.

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That Moment When Mitch McConnell Put The Final Nail In His Political Coffin

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Mitch McConnell’s coming for our Social Security and our Obamacare … and voters might not like that.

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Actor Martin Sheen Strongly Defends Medicare And Social Security In Ad Urging Seniors To Vote For Democrats (VIDEO)

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In one of the strongest defenses of Social Security and Medicare in the 2014 Election, The West Wing actor Martin Sheen urged senior citizens to vote for Democrats to save the programs from destruction by the GOP.

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Nazis Living Abroad Are Collecting U.S. Social Security (VIDEO)

Nazis Living Abroad Are Collecting U.S. Social Security (VIDEO)

Several Nazis who managed to escape to our shores were handed a graceful ticket out, to retire on the American dime.

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