State of New Hampshire Archives: on Social Security


Jon Lavoie: Money will dry up if nothing is done for Social Security

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Privatize Social Security"?

A: This is a federal decision, However, it is obvious that if nothing is done, the money will dry up. Financial planning experts should be listened to on this topic.

Source: Email interview for 2016 N.H. Governor race with OnTheIssues Oct 18, 2015

Kelly Ayotte: Open to raising the retirement age for younger workers

On Social Security, Ayotte said she was open to raising the retirement age for younger workers while Hodes was against changes to the entitlement.
Source: Nashua Telegraph coverage of 2010 N.H. Senate debate Sep 23, 2010

Paul Hodes:

On Social Security, Ayotte said she was open to raising the retirement age for younger workers while Hodes was against changes to the entitlement. No changes to entitlement; no changes to retirement age
Source: Nashua Telegraph coverage of 2010 N.H. Senate debate Sep 23, 2010

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