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Randall Batson on Social Security

 

 


Strongly supports privatizing Social Security

Q: Do you support or oppose privatizing Social Security?

A: Strongly Support.

Source: E-mail interview on Kansas 2014 Senate race with OnTheIssues , Sep 19, 2014

Opt in/opt out of payroll deduction choice

Personal Retirement Saving Plans: What if people were recipients of their own contributions? The idea is payroll deduction choice. Individuals could opt-in, opt-out, and adjust percentage payments anytime. Individual choice requires ownership. Individuals would be owners of these savings accounts. Funds could be transitioned to existing pensions, 401K's, or savings accounts, IRA's, life insurance policies, CD's, savings accounts, or to spend as they like. We should not tax these investments.
Source: 2014 Kansas Senate campaign website batson4senate.weebly.com , Aug 31, 2014

Opt in/opt out of payroll deduction choice

Department of Education: Federal involvement in public schools is unnecessary and has diminished our standing in the world. Private schools should be funded, and parents and students should be free to choose schools. Teachers should compete for students. Eliminating the DOE is necessary to return states to their proper role in administering education.
Source: 2014 Kansas Senate campaign website batson4senate.weebly.com , Aug 31, 2014

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