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Michelle Nunn on Social Security

 

 


Bipartisan entitlement reform to preserve Social Security

Q: How would you protect Social Security for today's seniors and strengthen it for future generations?

A: Congress needs to confront the issue of mandatory spending programs, including Social Security and Medicare, which take up approximately 60% of the budget. The trustees of the Medicare trust project that the hospital insurance portion of Medicare could be depleted by 2026; and Social Security will be forced to cut benefits by 23% in 2033 if nothing is done. We must undertake bipartisan entitlement reform to preserve Medicare and Social Security for those currently in or near retirement, take action to strengthen these programs for the future.

Source: AARP Voter Guide on 2014 Georgia Senate race , Aug 31, 2014

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