• Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 06 Jun '15, 3pm

    With nine declared Republicans running for President, the field of candidates calling for deep cuts to earned benefits continues to grow. Jeb Bush wants to raise the retirement age. Chris Christie wants to means test, raise the retirement age and cut disability insurance. Scott Walker...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 02 Jun '15, 3pm

    Tell Congress to address the $7.7 trillion retirement income deficit With fewer and fewer employers offering traditional pension plans, and with Social Security cost of living adjustments not keeping up with retirees’ actual expenses, it is time for a retirement solution that ensures ...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 03 May '15, 5am

    It's time to scrap the cap and expand Social Security! At a time of massive wealth inequality, when 99% of all new income generated in this country goes to the top 1%, and when over half of the American people have less than $10,000 in savings, the last thing we should do is cut Socia...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 27 Apr '15, 8pm

    It's time to scrap the cap and expand Social Security! At a time of massive wealth inequality, when 99% of all new income generated in this country goes to the top 1%, and when over half of the American people have less than $10,000 in savings, the last thing we should do is cut Socia...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 11 Apr '15, 5pm

    Have you felt the shift within the Democratic Party? Not long ago, in fact as recently as 2013, many Democrats including President Obama indicated a willingness to cut Social Security benefits. But things are changing quickly in Washington. Just before Congress left on their holiday r...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 24 Feb '15, 4pm

    Make no mistake, the Congressional majority’s strategy for 2015 is to threaten millions of Americans in order to ram through deeply unpopular cuts to our Social Security system. This cynical divide-and-conquer strategy will continue tomorrow in the form of a hearing in the House of Re...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 05 Feb '15, 7pm

    Next week, the Senate Budget committee is holding its first hearing on Social Security benefits. This hearing marks the starting point in the Republican plan to cut our earned benefits. Republicans are offering the American people a false choice. They claim that the only way to avoid ...

  • Social Security Works

    salsa.wiredforchange.com 10 Feb '15, 6pm

    Millionaires must pay their fair share On Tuesday, February 10th, the top one percent of income earners in America will stop paying into Social Security. This is because, right now, only the first $118,500 of a wage earner’s income is subject to the payroll tax that funds Social Secur...

Related