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Erskine Bowles on Social Security


Fight against privatization

Erskine believes that Social Security and Medicare are the bedrocks of retirement security for our nation's seniors. These programs represent a solemn compact that has been made between our government and every American who now, or in the future, seeks their benefits. Erskine will fight to protect Social Security and Medicare by opposing efforts to privatize them, and by putting our fiscal house in order and ending the raid on the trust funds of these important programs.
Source: Campaign website, www.bowles2004.com Aug 15, 2004

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