Statements about Social Security

Social Security has nothing to do with the federal deficit.

" … if the Agreement goes into effect, the millions of Mexican citizens who will become eligible for Social Security benefits may have a far stronger claim to benefits and protection against cuts than U.S. citizens!"

Each U.S. House member who voted to overhaul Social Security in 1983 was re-elected.

"Current projections indicate that Medicare will go bankrupt by 2017, while Social Security will bottom out by 2037."

Every 10th dollar spent by the Social Security Administration on its program for the poor is "waste, or fraud, they can’t validate that the people should have gotten it," totaling about $8 billion a year.

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