State of Montana Archives: on Social Security


Sam Rankin: Phase in age increase and more realistic CPI

Source: 2014 Montana Senate campaign website, SamRankin.com Jul 27, 2014

Michael Lange: Allow investment in private accounts

Source: Montana Congressional Election 2008 Political Courage Test Nov 1, 2008

Bob Kelleher: Outlaw tax cuts until Trust Fund can guarantee coverage

Regarding your retirement, the only way to protect the Social Security and Medicare fund, is to outlaw any further tax cuts until the fund reaches a level guaranteeing coverage for the children of baby boomers. My opponents refuse to do this.
Source: Bob’s Message to Montana Schoolkids (15-min. TV interview) Oct 1, 2002

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2016 Presidential contenders on Social Security:
  Republicans:
Amb.John Bolton(MD)
Gov.Jeb Bush(FL)
Dr.Ben Carson(MD)
Gov.Chris Christie(NJ)
Sen.Ted Cruz(TX)
Gov.Mike Huckabee(AR)
Gov.Jon Huntsman(UT)
Gov.Bobby Jindal(LA)
Rep.Peter King(NY)
Gov.Sarah Palin(AK)
Sen.Rand Paul(KY)
Gov.Rick Perry(TX)
Sen.Rob Portman(OH)
Secy.Condi Rice(CA)
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Rep.Paul Ryan(WI)
Sen.Rick Santorum(PA)
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Secy.Hillary Clinton(NY)
V.P.Joe Biden(DE)
Gov.Andrew Cuomo(NY)
Mayor Rahm Emanuel(IL)
Gov.Martin O`Malley(MD)
Sen.Bernie Sanders(VT)
Gov.Brian Schweitzer(MT)
Sen.Jim Webb(VA)

2016 Third Party Candidates:
Mayor Michael Bloomberg(I-NYC)
Gov.Gary Johnson(L-NM)
Donald Trump(NY)
Gov.Jesse Ventura(I-MN)
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