Obama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors’ top concern is the economy’s struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.
A 69-year-old Vietnam veteran would like to retire, but the government he once fought for refuses to pay the Social Security benefits he has earned.
Mitt Romney, if you want to talk about mooches and freeloaders that take advantage of the system then grow a spine and show America your tax returns. Let’s see what you really pay as a percentage. Let’s see what deductions you take. Let’s see how addicted to federal benefits you are.
The recently released tape of Romney speaking to donors at a closed door fundraiser has exposed Mitt Romney to, in fact, be the person Democrats have portrayed him to be: a rich, out of touch, arrogant man that has no respect or connection to the American middle class and absolutely no interest in making the American middle class stronger.
At a time when many people are worried about retirement money, you might be surprised some people are advising you can actually enjoy life sooner.
A Seal Beach nursing facility has been accused of wrongly drugging a 68-year-old patient for months to take over her Social Security payments.
Veronica Diaz of the Social Security Administration talks about issues facing those actively in the system.
The government said Friday that a bad economy has shortened the life of the trust funds that support Social Security and Medicare, the nation’s two biggest benefit programs.
Over 20,000 current and former employees say their personal data readable by smart phones and could expose them to ID fraud.
The unencrypted tape included Social Security numbers and medial information on as many as 2,550 state employees and health care workers, according to officials.
Although the names and social security numbers of dozens of personnel were openly displayed, officials say the data was only available for a matter of minutes before it was caught.